Stories from 20 June 2015
The #SaudiCables on Lebanon reveal widespread corruption, bribes and repeated moral bankruptcy.
"#SaudiCables show overwhelming obsession of #SaudiArabia with regards to #Iran and Shiism."
The Saudi government is not pleased and has reached out to its citizens to ignore the cache, waving it off as the malicious work of "enemies of the nation."
An American executive's arrest has highlighted Japan's zero-tolerance attitude towards illegal drugs, including those legal in other countries.
"How can they arrest Father? Father didn’t kill anybody; the judgment is excessive."
The free speech advocate iLaw uploaded an infographic which showed that 166 people have been arrested in the past year in Thailand for expressing an opinion against the military-backed government. The army grabbed power in May 2014 but it vowed to restore civilian rule and conduct free elections next year....
There's a new animated superhero coming soon to TV screens in India. Not Spiderman. Not the Indredible Hulk. It's India's Olympic champion boxer, Mary Kom.