Hong Kong wouldn't be the first to implement such a scheme — it would follow cities such as Singapore and Vancouver —but experts expressed doubt about whether such a levy by itself is enough to do the trick in Hong Kong.
Deadly clashes between herders and farmers in central Nigeria are a growing security concern in Africa’s most populous country, which is roughly split between Muslims in the north and Christians in the south.
Native American boarding schoolsIn the 19th century, the US government began a campaign to assimilate Native American children into white American society by separating them from their families and stripping them of their language and culture.
The presidential and parliamentary elections, held more than a year early, complete NATO-member Turkey's transition from a parliamentary system of government to a presidential one in a process started with a referendum last year.
Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Nigeria has seen decades of intermittent violence between Berom farmers and Fulani herders (file picture)At least 86 people have died in central Nigeria after violent clashes broke out between farmers and cattle herders, police in Plateau state said.