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Swimmer Fu Yuanhui got China talking by saying her performance was affected by her period
Photos of a crowded jail have gone viral, but some prisoners feel ‘lucky’ to be there.
Candy Charms has put a spotlight on the Islamic republic as a destination for rhinoplasty
A photoshopped image of Mark Zuckerberg wounded by a pellet gun is trending in Kashmir.
How FaceTime and Periscope helped alter the course of the Turkish coup.
Alternative medicine practitioners are reportedly urging Keralans not to get vaccinated.
The new social media subculture where millions watch gory videos of live plastic surgery.
Is #Frexit next? The social media trends inspired by the UK's vote to leave the EU.
The idea - known as the ‘Ferguson Effect' – is dividing opinion in America
We investigate the social media betting tipsters who make money when you lose.
Patients are turning to social media to source vital medical supplies.
#Istandwithhatespeech has caused controversy, but users say they stand against censorship
We meet the woman who found her imprisoned rapist looking for love online.
The online backlash against relationships based on money and gifts
Twitter users have accused some hosts of rejecting their bookings because they're black.
Are viral videos of disabled students being asked to the prom inspirational or insulting?
We investigate the online prank call community who live stream their crimes.
The hashtag trying to stop young Somalis from migrating abroad.
Russian photographer proves how easy it is to track down total strangers on social media.
The rise of India's new mouse worshipping religion and fake Facebook events.
Millions watch video of white student being harassed over his dreadlocks.
A string of videos featuring politicians was posted online, angering many in the country.
An Indian migrant worker in Saudi Arabia films himself pleading for help.
Indian and Bangladeshi cricket fans wage online warfare.
A story shared on Weibo has shed light on the practice of ‘bride price’ payments in China
Why do some students want to ban lectures in Afrikaans at a South African university?
Facebook removes pages that advertise and promote the use and sale of marijuana
Iranian women are sharing their experiences of sexual harassment on social media.
Footage of a shooting in Mexico shows armed police fleeing the scene just beforehand