Three renowned scholars will reportedly face execution after Ramadan. Even beyond the Khashoggi murder, such a ruling means the crown prince will stop at nothing to retain absolute power.
The reconstruction of Syria will be another battle with rival powers trying to stamp their authority over the country through their chequebooks.
President Maithripala Sirisena orders emergency for another 30 days, citing "public security," a month after deadly Easter bombings killed 258 people.
Journalist Francisco Romero had filed a complaint on April 12 over threats he had received and was enrolled in the Mexican government's protection programme for journalists and activists.
Hatice Cengiz slams stance taken by US President Trump's administration on Jamal Khashoggi's murder, telling a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee not enough was being done to hold Saudis accountable.
Company spokesman says the attack had "all the hallmarks of a private company that has been known to work with governments to deliver spyware that has the ability to take over mobile phone operating systems."
A former employee who accused the Chief Justice of India of sexual harassment has been left feeling dejected and scared after her allegations were summarily dismissed.
The CIA has alerted Norway that an activist living there is under threat from Saudi Arabia, bringing back memories of the grisly murder of Jamal Khashoggi and the grim reality that no one has been held accountable.
Patients are being expected to perform miracles in the absence of drugs, equipment and other basic hospital consumables, while in some cases the doctors are made to conduct surgeries with bare hands.
Together with UK and Irish leaders, hundreds attended the funeral of Lyra Mckee, who was the first journalist killed on the job in the UK for almost 20 years.
Riyadh and Abu Dhabi are trying to sure up support in Sudan, amid ongoing instability. Does their political and financial lobbying present a threat to Turkish investments?
Lyra McKee, 29, a rising star of investigative journalism, was shot dead on Thursday night on the sidelines of an Irish nationalists' attack on the police.
Subscribe to our Youtube channel for all latest in-depth, on the ground reporting from around the world.
Copyright © 2019 TRT World.