The New York Police Department stepped up the pressure on movie mogul Harvey Weinstein on Friday, saying it had received a "credible" rape allegation from an actress, had corroborated parts of her story and was gathering evidence for an arrest warrant.
Production of proper information is the paramount need of the media if the goal is to reach the highest level of effectiveness, said the chief of Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) in the western Iranian province of Kurdestan.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for friendship among Persian Gulf littoral states and highlighted the capability of regional countries to independently run their own affairs free from foreign interference.
US President Donald Trump has called his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to congratulate him on victory in a referendum that boosts his power and plays a key role in the future of the country and the rest of the region.
Romania's leftist-led government, in power barely a month, rejected calls on Monday to resign after mass street protests forced it to scrap a decree on corruption, but there was confusion over its plans to rewrite the criminal code.
Reactions to leaked 2005 remarks by US Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump has been widespread across the nation with right-wing Evangelical leaders siding with him as many Republican lawmakers insist on his replacement.
The leader of a prominent human rights body in Bahrain has called on the ruling Al Khalifah regime to free all opposition figures and political dissidents being held in various detention facilities across the Persian Gulf kingdom.