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The son of a US congressman caused confusion at his father's swearing in ceremony.
Turkish fashion designer Barbaros Sansal is detained after posting an angry diatribe on Twitter.
At least six men have been arrested following a series of New Year's Eve sex assaults in India.
An Israeli soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian assailant is convicted of manslaughter.
Sweden's Queen Silvia says the royal palace is haunted but the spooks are 'very friendly'
A frozen dung statue marks the new year in Russia's Far East.
A Canadian restaurant wins thousands of fans after quietly giving away meals to the poor and hungry.
The head of Gambia's army gives his backing to President Jammeh, who lost the December election.
Turkey says it has identified the chief suspect in the Istanbul nightclub attack but does not reveal his name.