28 August 2016
"It is this determination that they show against all odds. I love the athletes in this team as if they were my own children."
27 August 2016
Japan invites the world to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo by emphasizing "otaku culture."
The suit against Zam revolves a family that is fighting a property dispute against well-connected business man Ap Sonam Phuntsho, who is also father-in-law to the Chief Justice of Bhutan.
"This program is trying help push us to make sure we’re not just coming out and often looking at things very simplistically or paternally..."
26 August 2016
"The people of Daraya paid a heavy price for their dream of freedom. For four years they defended their autonomy from the Assadist state, and kept going despite the siege."
Closed off to tourists since 2003, the trail to Brazil's highest mountain is set to reopen in 2018, managed by the indigenous peoples themselves.
25 August 2016
"Madagascar would be the kid no one invites to a party coz they live out of town."
Web blocking continues to plague Bangladesh and Ethiopia, Peru drops US $22 million on spyware, and sharing just might become a crime in Colombia.
RuNet Echo looks back at the most memorable political advertisements in Russia over the past two decades, highlighting some of the strangest, silliest, and scariest videos put out by politicians.
The wife of a labor activist has been charged with posting “insulting” content on Facebook even though she is not a member of the social media site.
The ancient temples of Bagan are as important as the Angkor Wat of Cambodia and Borobudur of Indonesia.
From rape victims to democratic party donors, WikiLeaks' latest data dumps demonstrate a disturbing trend of publishing the personal information of private individuals.
"I dream every night that my parents and brothers and sisters are looking for me. I wake up every morning crying."
"Mines were found inside a garlic and onion basket, a staircase, and even normal-looking rocks across the fields."
24 August 2016
To those who know the history of Palestine, Ahmad Abughaush's surname speaks volumes. Yet this information was absent from news reports on his gold medal triumph at the 2016 Olympics.
At least 12 people were killed in the violence.