Stories from 4 September 2016
"I was traumatized, frightened, and extremely sad. It was good intentions that brought me to work in Singapore and I cannot understand why I was treated so horribly."
"By starting a football club and encouraging women to join, we are saying to Patani society that women can do the same things men do."
"I don’t paint dainty little grandmotherly botanical illustrations."
After five years of imprisonment, Twitter -- the online platform that led his freedom campaign -- was how nuclear scientist Omid Kokabee first communicated with the world after his release.
Hundreds of thousands of online users have joined a Saudi women-lead campaign to end male guardianship in the kingdom.
"We live in a country where a journalist didn't help a poor man carry his wife's dead body to his home so that he could make [...] news on it."
Protesters are mobilizing against what they see as a maneuver by a corruption-marred congress to remove a democratically elected president, and to push neoliberal reforms.