Asia

Erdoğan suffers election setback in Turkey

Having ruled Turkey as President since 2014 (and before that, Prime Minister since 2003), Erdoğan has finally seen his AK Party lose control of the national capital Ankara for the first time.

Youth around the world strike for climate

Tens of thousands of students across the world are taking part in #schoolstrike4climate, a mass protest movement aimed at forcing politicians into action on climate change.

Facebook to crack down on anti-vaccine content

After criticisms that it was allowing anti-vaccination misinformation to flourish and circulate on the platform, Facebook has announced it is taking steps to bury content from anti-vaxxers.