Zim VP ousted from party post

Zimbabwean Vice President Joice Mujuru has been ousted from the ruling party's powerful central committee, state media reported on Wednesday.

Protests hit US after Ferguson verdict

Protest marches sprang up in cities across the US on Tuesday after a jury decided not to prosecute a white policeman for shooting dead an unarmed black teen.

Singapore bans 'pick-up artist' Blanc

Singapore banned US-based "pick-up artist" Julien Blanc from entering the country to conduct seminars after over 8 000 people signed a petition.

Man suing women-only university

A young Japanese man who was rejected by an all-women university where he wanted to study nutrition is suing the college.