Indonesia makes adultery a criminal offense

JAKARTA, Indonesia (HPD) — The Indonesian Parliament approved a long-awaited and controversial reform of its penal code that criminalized extramarital sex and applied to foreign citizens and visitors alike. A …

China honors late former President Jiang

BEIJING (HPD) — China’s leaders on Tuesday fired the late Jiang Zemin, whom they described as a staunch Marxist-Leninist who oversaw the country’s rapid economic rise while maintaining tight Communist …