Chinese students study themselves mad before the "gaokao" test for university entrance. It is mainly the losers in the world's largest academic exam who criticize China's education system, says Frank Sieren.
There hasn't been any major breakthrough between Iran and the IAEA on Tehran's nuclear program as the world powers and Iran push for a final deal. Nuclear expert Mark Fitzpatrick tells DW an agreement could be reached.
The Malaysian state investment fund 1MDB has denied providing funds to the country's prime minister. It follows media reports that entities linked to the fund had deposited millions into Najib Razak's personal accounts.