Iran arrested 7,000 dissidents in 'year of shame', says Amnesty The Guardian
Journalists, lawyers, minority rights activists and anti-hijab protesters among those held.
Nurse arrested over US care home patient pregnancy BBC News
A nurse in Arizona has been charged with sexual assault after a vulnerable patient under his care gave birth. The suspect has been named as Nathan ...
Brazil's Bolsonaro Seeks Central Bank Autonomy in 100 Days: Aide U.S. News & World Report
FILE PHOTO: Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro looks on during a signing ceremony of the decree which eases gun restrictions in Brazil, at the Planalto Palace in ...
Troops return to Bulawayo with a vengeance Sky News
John Sparks visits Bulawayo in Zimbabwe where businesses have been ripped apart and people beaten mercilessly.
Alec Baldwin pleads guilty in New York parking spot row BBC News
The 30 Rock actor will take an anger management class as a part of his discharge agreement.
Sahiwal shooting: How a Pakistani boy exposed police for killing his family BBC News
Hours after he lost his parents and a sibling in a bloody shooting on Saturday, a nine-year-old Pakistani boy exposed a blatant cover-up by police. Highly-trained ...
Italy's Prime Minister Promises to Change Italy in Two Years U.S. News & World Report
Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks to the media during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, January 23, 2019.
Swedish Teen Takes Climate Activism to Jet-Setters in Davos U.S. News & World Report
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — There aren't many people who spend 32 hours on a train to get to the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos and ...
Beijing wipes out 9300 apps, blasts Tencent's news service The Straits Times
HONG KONG • China is stepping up its efforts to rein in the country's Internet, singling out Tencent's popular news app for spreading vulgar information while ...
US shutdown: Trump says Pelosi 'afraid of the truth' BBC News
US President Donald Trump says he will deliver a speech to Congress next week, despite calls from top Democrats for it to be postponed over security risks.