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.
MS Dhoni steps down as India one-day captain ahead of the ODI series against England, which begins on 15 January.
A frozen dung statue marks the new year in Russia’s Far East.
President Barack Obama and Vice President-elect Mike Pence visit Congress to battle over Obamacare.
Sunderland reject West Ham’s £6m bid for 34-year-old striker Jermain Defoe.
A Canadian restaurant wins thousands of fans after quietly giving away meals to the poor and hungry.
A New York commuter train derails as it arrives at a busy station, injuring dozens of people.