The North Korean leader's uncle, Chang Song-thaek, is executed after being purged for "acts of treachery", says the state news agency. Comment here.
European leaders should be ashamed by the paltry numbers of refugees from Syria they are prepared to resettle, human rights group Amnesty says.
As Kenya turns 50, Kenyan journalist Joseph Warungu considers whether the East African nation is acting her age.
A French Riviera cafe has created a stir on social media by rewarding their customers with cheaper coffee in return for good manners.