Brunei-owned hotels deactivate social media accounts amid backlash over country’s anti-gay law

Luxury hotels owned by Brunei’s Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah have deactivated their social media accounts or otherwise made the handles inaccessible in the wake of a fierce backlash to Brunei's new Islamic criminal laws that include punishing gay sex or adultery by stoning.

Fugitive Indian diamond tycoon’s art collection worth millions to be auctioned

An art collection belonging to Nirav Modi, a diamond tycoon who was ordered held without bail Wednesday more than a year after Indian authorities alleged he was involved in a $1.8 billion bank fraud, will be auctioned.

Former Peruvian president arrested in California for public intoxication, officials say

Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo, who is wanted in his native country in connection with Latin America’s biggest graft scandal, was arrested in California on suspicion of public intoxication and spent the night in jail before being released Monday, authorities said.

Russian pop singer with ties to Trump family cancels US tour

Emin Agalarov, a Russian pop star who may have helped arrange a meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer, said he is canceling his tour in the U.S. and Canada “due to circumstances beyond [his] control.�