Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha's government has outlawed news said to affect national security amid mass protests.
As a region, Europe is reporting more daily cases than India, Brazil and the United States combined.
The general election win ushers in New Zealand’s first purely left-leaning government in decades.
Protests in Thailand, a moonrise in New York City and a Supreme Court nominee round out this week's best images.
The decision is expected to rankle neighboring countries like South Korea and further devastate the fishing industry in Fukushima.
Geopolitics may have played a role in not using the 250,000 test kits as the Trump administration is locked in a trade war with China.
Indian jewelry brand Tanishq said it pulled an ad depicting a Muslim and Hindu couple because of “divergent and severe reactions.”
Biologists said the discovery could be a first along a long stretch of Indian coastline.
In the Philippines, entrepreneurship is a way of life and a means of survival.
The accords build on international space law by establishing “safety zones” around future moon bases to prevent conflict between states.