Rwanda bans bleaching cream
The Rwandan government has banned cosmetics used for skin lightening or "bleaching". Rwandan president, Paul Kagame, had earlier raised concerns about the growing use of skin-lightening products on social media.
Three more Russian athletes file doping appeals - sport court
Three more Russian athletes -- champion biathlete Olga Zaytseva and cross country skiers Yulia Chekaleva and Anastasia Dotsenko - have appealed against their doping bans.
Trump vows to challenge travel ban block at Supreme Court
US President Donald Trump vows to challenge travel ban block at Supreme Court if needed.
Trump Travel Ban at Mercy of Appeals Court Judges
The Trump administration argued its case in support of reinstating a travel ban from seven Muslim-majority nations during questioning by appeals court judges on Monday night.
Obama speaks out against Trump's Muslim ban
Former US President Barack Obama has spoken out against President Donald Trump’s ban on immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries.
Court of Arbitration For Sport upholds Sepp Blatter ban
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has upheld former FIFA president Sepp Blatter's six-year ban from all football related activity.
Boat migrants face permanent Australia visa ban
Australia's government is proposing to permanently ban entry by asylum seekers sent to Manus Island and Nauru after trying to reach the country by boat.
US plane ban on Galaxy Note 7 phones kicks in
A U.S. ban on Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones aboard aircraft kicks in from October 15 over safety fears.