File photo: A reporter's laptop shows the Wikipedia blacked out opening page in Brussels Jan 18, 2012. Reuters
Turkey blocks Wikipedia

Turkish law allows bans on websites deemed obscene or threats to national security


Rule of law in cyberspace

The rule of law based on human rights can be difficult to apply in cyberspace, Shihab Ahmed Shirazee writes

Islamist groups plan new alliances

Some consider splitting with their usual allies for a better shot at reaching Parliament

Jiranuch Trirat, mother of 11-month-old daughter who was killed by her father who broadcast the murder on Facebook, stands next to a picture of her daughter at a temple in Phuket, Thailand April 25, 2017. Reuters

FB slow to remove baby murder video

Removing the videos was the last thing on family's minds when they popped up on Facebook on Monday

Taiwanese hiker Liang Sheng Yueh, who was lost in the Himalayas for over a month, celebrates his 21st birthday at a hospital after being rescued, in Kathmandu, Nepal Apr 28, 2017. Reuters

Hiker talks tragic Himalayan ordeal

Taiwanese man and his girlfriend were lost in the foothills for 47 days

Doctors examine a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan of a patient lying on a bed inside a ward at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) in Chennai July 12, 2012. Reuters

Indian health industry thrives on Bangladeshis

One in 3 foreign patients in India is from Bangladesh

US President Donald Trump speaks between Vice President Mike Pence (L) and EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt prior to signing an executive order on ''energy independence,'' eliminating Obama-era climate change regulations, during an event at the Environmental Protection Agency’s offices. Reuters

US EPA changing to fit Trump views

Climate information on Environmental Protection Agency website to be reviewed

Serena thanks baby after return to top

She reclaims the world number one ranking days after announcing that she is pregnant

File Photo: Sarath Fonseka speaks to reporters in Colombo January 30, 2010. Reuters

Fonseka’s role in SL essential services maintenance

He assures that only politically instigated trade union action will be curbed

Clinton aides threatened me: Joy

US State Dept aides threatened Joy with audit to stop Yunus investigation, says PM’s son


A cleaner works near European flags ahead of the EU summit in Brussels, Belgium, Mar 9, 2017. Reuters

EU united on Brexit

Leaders present united front calling for strict Brexit terms, for now

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un watches a military drill marking the 85th anniversary of the establishment of the Korean People's Army (KPA) in this handout photo by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) made available on Apr 26, 2017. Reuters

North Korea continues missile tests

Test-fires ballistic missiles, defying warnings from US