Stories from 6 January 2014
Bribes abound in the latest chapter of the battle between the Zambian government and the independent Zambian Watchdog news site.
In Egypt, a Muppet-like character is being accused of sending coded messages to terrorists. Amr Tarek explains why this puppet is on trial.
China's crackdown on online "rumor-mongering" has led many opinion leaders to quit Sina Weibo, the country's most popular social media platform.