For illiterate communities in remote areas of Indonesia, casting their ballot in this week’s election will be a daunting task.
Image copyright Reuters Image caption An operative employed by Republican candidate Mark Harris is accused of tampering with absentee ballots A North Carolina Republican has told election officials he was unaware of alleged fraud in his congressional bid. Mark Harris said he did not realise a political consultant was allegedly collecting absentee ballots to tip […]
The parents of a Sudanese teenager who was sentenced to death after killing her husband – whom she accuses of raping her – have denied reports that they’ve disowned her. In an exclusive interview with the BBC, her father also says he never imagined that making her marry her cousin would have such terrible consequences. […]
Image copyright Bureau of Customs NAIA/Facebook Image caption The turtles, found in abandoned luggage, had been individually wrapped in tape Police in the Philippines have seized more than 1,500 live turtles found wrapped in duct tape at Manila airport. The turtles, found in four unclaimed pieces of luggage, could have sold for more than 4.5 […]