CPJ condemns firebomb attacks on newspaper offices in Turkey
CPJ called on all parties in Turkey to respect the role of the media.
Turkish journalist arrested for posts on social media
Interrogators asked the journalist about his recent Facebook and Twitter posts, including links to articles.
US reports first sexually transmitted case of Zika virus
The World Health Organisation (WHO) and other public health authorities are alarmed about the Zika virus.
Donald Trump slumps as Americans kick-start presidential race
Mr Trump’s campaign has been famous for his incendiary remarks against Hispanics, Muslims and other minorities.
Netanyahu rejects French ultimatum on Palestinian statehood
Mr. Fabius said that if the French plan did not break the deadlock, Paris would recognise a Palestinian state.
China indicates interest in Nigeria’s honey, other products
China said it would send a delegation to Nigeria to showcase investment potentials.
$1.6bn U.S. Powerball jackpot to be split between 3 winning tickets
The winning numbers are 08 27 34 04 19 and Powerball 10.
Obama announces suspension of South Africa from trade benefits
The suspension was because South Africa failed to meet the requirements of a trade deal.
Trump threatens to pull $1billion investment if banned from entering UK
Mr. Trump drew widespread anger after his proposal to stop Muslims entering the U.S.
UN Secretary-General’s envoy to visit Saudi Arabia, Iran
Saudi Arabia cut off diplomatic relations with Iran on Sunday, following the execution of Sheikh al-Nimr and 46 other prisoners by Saudi Arabia on Saturday.
China abolishes 1-child policy, couples can now have two children
The policy of one child per couple was implemented in the 1970s to control population growth.
Japan, South Korea to seek breakthrough in sex slavery row
Japan demands removal of a girl statue symbolising the sexual slavery in South Korea.
3,200 migrants die in the Mediterranean in one year
Mr. Parego says Europe always found resources to drop bombs, but not to save innocent victims.
U.S. confirms death of top Islamic State leader in Libya
Mr. Nabil died in the strike carried out by F-15 aircraft on a compound in the city of Derna.
U.S. born al Shabaab militant surrenders- Official
The militant said he found out that the al Shabaab ideology is wrong.
Number of asylum seekers in Germany soars to 965,000
Number trumps previous estimates set for the whole year.