Stories from 5 May 2017
A new Facebook initiative in conjunction with the Jamaican government, the first of its kind in the region, aims to make it easier to identify and hopefully find missing children.
Users who do not register could face up to six months in jail and a fine.
The independent magazine was blocked by Oman authorities on World Press Freedom Day, hours after resuming publication.
"It is like asking us to uninstall all the communication tools or else whenever you speak, you could violate the law."
"The police should not only be looking into the claims of the breach of dress code but the fact that a child was possibly sexualised by an adult.”
"Whats the aim, to stay uninformed?"
"What nerve. Tarek WIlliam Saab, who should ensure the Human Rights of Venezuelans and doesn't do it, goes and talks about Human Rights in #Lebanon."
"Repeat after me: Aadhaar is surveillance technology masquerading as secure authentication technology."
Netflix and chill is looking more like Nyetflix and dill in Russia after Vladimir Putin signed into law a bill that restricts foreign streaming services' access to the Russian market.