“Don’t click ‘like'”: The death of “rooftopper” Wu Yongning sparks uneasy soul-searching in China.
Image copyright AFP Image caption Choi previously said she had committed an “unpardonable crime” A South Korean court has sentenced Choi Soon-sil, a friend and adviser to former president Park Geun-hye, to 20 years in jail for corruption, influence-peddling and abuse of power. Choi was at the heart of a massive corruption scandal that led […]
Image copyright EPA Image caption A transport official said the coach was carrying about 50 passengers At least 36 people have been killed after a coach plummeted 100m (330ft) down a cliff and landed upside down on a beach in Peru, officials say. The health ministry said six survivors had so far been pulled from […]
Image copyright AFP Image caption President Yoweri Museveni has led Uganda for more than 30 years Uganda’s parliament has approved a constitutional change that will allow the current president to run for an unprecedented sixth term in office. After three days of debate, MPs voted overwhelmingly to remove the age limit of 75 for presidential […]