The man was rendered unconscious at the Rajaishahr prison before medics gouged his left eye.
Witnesses report 68 people killed in militant raid of Njaba village.
Israel imposed economic blockade on Gaza after Islamists Hamas took control of territory.
Celebrities like Sigourney Weaver, Liam Neeson and Kevin Spacey are all fans of Mandarin Oriental hotels
Kubra Khademi was insulted by local men in Kabul as she protested against sexual harassment.
A giant panda was caught on video roaming in a southwest China town in the wee hours of 5 March.
Mark Lippert slashed with knife by suspected North Korea sympathiser.
In interview in wake of Netanyahu US Congress speech, Mohammed Javad Zarif denies that Iran is bent on destroying Jews.
The shoe brand experimented with drones delivering shoes to customers at a pop-up shop.
Anger as New Stevenston Primary School pupils given homework describing Palestinians as terrorists.
Senior police commissioner Djoko Hari Utomo poses for controversial photo with Chan.
Jamshed Javeed said he no longer wanted to fight for IS after initially wanting to travel to Syria.
Qatar is offering to fund the group if it severs ties with 9/11 terror group.
New milestone: Liberia has gone a week without reporting any new cases of Ebola.
Mexican security forces on 4 March arrested the leader of the bloody Zetas drug cartel.