Clashes that have erupted in the city have deepened a sense of impasse between government and a pro-democracy movement.
Hidden hunger, also known as vitamin and mineral deficiencies, impacts more than two-billion people with often devastating consequences.
Ronaldo, Bale and Benzema from Real Madrid and Barcelona's Messi, Neymar and Suàrez are set to face off in the two teams' upcoming meet.
The NPA said the state would argue for a punishment that fitted the severity of the crime, as sentencing of Oscar Pistorius got underway in Pretoria.
The head of the African Development Bank has criticised the international response to the Ebola outbreak as too little, too late.
The writer of works such as "A Trace of Malice" and "Honeymoon" has won the prestigious literature prize.
Sweden's new centre-left government will recognise the state of Palestine, a move that will make it the first major European country to take the step.
Pilgrims in Mecca denounce atrocities by Isis as 'a virus' threatening the world, but also express concerns about the US-led air war against them.
Hong Kong authorities announced a withdrawal of riot police from the streets in a major concession to pro-democracy demonstrators.
United States President Barack Obama vowed to continue air strikes against Islamic State fighters and pledged to build more international support.