As part of a prisoner rehabilitation programme more than 1000 criminals, including murderers, rapists, and drug-dealers, are set to go home for a six-day Christmas break from prison.
A boom in the technological sector has led to a huge increase in the demand for cobalt.
While fewer journalists are dying, more are ending up behind bars, according to RSF.
Apple has added a number of inclusive emojis which iPhone users can use after getting the iOS 13.2 update.
Hong Kong Police arrested two teens for protesting and pepper-sprayed a 73-year-old "Protect the Children" group member.
Before the Hong Kong vs. Iran FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers, spectators booed the Chinese national anthem.
Hong Kong government's move to kill protests by withdrawing the extradition bill is insufficient.
The official withdrawal of the controversial extradition bill has been announced by Hong Kong's Chief Executive, Carrie Lam.
The impact of a U.S.-Saudi rift could send shockwaves around the world, destabilizing oil markets and the global investment climate.
Dowries impose a considerable tax on girls' families, with estimates indicating that in South Asia it is six times the average annual household income.
Developed nations also bear responsibility because they import $350 billion worth of goods that are produced under suspicious circumstances.
Saudi Arabia's most emphatic supporters of women's right to drive, however, have been silenced. Several campaigners for the right to drive were arrested last month.
The Trump administration has decided to separate children from parents who are accused of crossing the border illegally.
Wearing scarves in the colors of the suffragette movement, women marched through London, Edinburgh, Cardiff and Belfast.
Anti-abortion groups based in the United States are among the organizations that have bought online ads in Ireland during the referendum campaign.
The viral video of the arrest of Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson in a Philadelphia branch of Starbucks triggered national anger.
'Get ready, Russia': US President denounces Assad as 'gas killing animal' after Kremlin vows to shoot down US missiles.
Investigative journalists probing fraud and corruption in Malta and Slovakia have been assassinated in recent weeks.
International Women's Day 2018: Women hold protests around the world to highlight gender inequality, sexual harassment and other
Judge Robert Jordan at the Manchester County and Family Court has banned a mother from taking her baby daughter to India for female genital mutilation (FGM).