Nemtsov funeral bans condemned

The EU has condemned Russia's refusal to allow several prominent European figures to attend the funeral of an assassinated opposition leader.

Got beef? Indian state will jail you

The Indian state of Maharashtra has introduced a ban on beef, with possession resulting in up to five years in jail.

Delhi rapist blames victim for rape

One of the men convicted of the gang-rape and murder of an Indian student that shocked the world has said he blames the victim for "roaming around at night".

US, Israel tensions to last until 2016?

A top US official Tuesday warned that the current tensions between traditional allies US and Israel could last until the end of the Obama administration in 2016.