Japan is marking the third anniversary of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that left thousands dead. The country has been struggling to rebuild and to clean up the radiation at the Fukushima nuclear power plant.
Nabeel Rajab was on trial for posting tweets that were critical of the Bahraini government. He had denounced the alleged use of torture in Bahraini prisons and abuses in Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.
Japan is rethinking the ways in which its official development assistance is provided to developing nations in order to promote its vision for a "free and open Indo-Pacific strategy." Julian Ryall reports from Tokyo.
Lecturers at top British universities have called for strikes over the next month due to a pensions dispute. An estimated 1 million students will be impacted.
As shale oil makes a comeback, the United States could outstrip Russia and Saudi Arabia to become the world's biggest oil producer. But is this new boom in black gold sustainable?
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