UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has stressed the importance of saving the lives of migrants stranded at sea. But he also urged Southeast Asian nations to tackle the reasons causing people to flee their homes.
A new generation of boxing stars is popularizing the sport in China more and more. According to DW columnist Frank Sieren, international groups are benefiting from the hype.
Turkish police have arrested 20 people in an operation targeting President Tayyip Erdogan's rivals. The governor's office of Konya has said they are part of a "terror organization."
Blogger Ananta Bijoy seems to be the latest in a series of fatal Islamist attacks on free thinkers in Bangladesh. The killings have frightened Dhaka's bloggers, Bijoy's friend and colleague Asif Mohiuddin tells DW.