A cartoonist who lampoons Thailand's military government has done a caricature of a historian critical of the nation's monarchy and sold it in an online auction to raise money for legal aid for political dissidents.
French lawyers urge the International Court of Justice to throw out a case brought in 2016 by Equatorial Guinea seeking to prevent the prosecution in France - which has since happened - of the African nation's vice president on corruption charges.
Ferocious female-led tragicomedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards, at a ceremony dominated by women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality.
Shanghai police released surveillance video showing a burglary attempt in the city that went comically wrong. The video shows two hooded men approach a store before one throws a brick through the window. The second man then throws another brick but as his accomplice attempts to get out of the way, he is struck in the head and drops to the ground. Abandoning the burglary, the would-be thief drags his friend away.
Shanghai Municipal Police
Brick-throwing burglar accidentally knocks out accomplice
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