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Al Jazeera says Snapchat's act a 'clear attack on the rights of journalists' as Snapchat blocks Qatar-based news network's channel in Saudi Arabia

Al Jazeera says Snapchat's act a 'clear attack on the rights of journalists' as Snapchat blocks Qatar-based news network's channel in Saudi Arabia
Al Jazeera says Snapchat's act a 'clear attack on the rights of journalists' as Snapchat blocks Qatar-based news network's channel in Saudi Arabia

On Monday, Qatar-based news network Al Jazeera's Acting Director General Mostefa Souag said Snapchat's actions were "alarming and worrying" after the US-based messaging and media sharing platform blocked their channel from the discover publisher section in Saudi Arabia following request from the Saudi government. The block was introduced on Sunday, and the Saudi government accused Al Jazeera of content violating cyber crime laws of the kingdom.

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US toy retail giant Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in US, Canada

US toy retail giant Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in US, Canada
US toy retail giant Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in US, Canada

On Monday night, New Jersey, US-based toy retail giant Toys R Us filed for bankruptcy in the US as well as in Canada.

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Football: German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer sidelined until 2018 after leg injury

Football: German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer sidelined until 2018 after leg injury
Football: German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer sidelined until 2018 after leg injury

On Tuesday, German football club Bayern Munich announced Manuel Neuer, their goalkeeper and captain, had surgery on his left foot and is expected to miss footballing action for the rest of the year. The club announced it via their website.

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Football: Benzema signs contract extension with Real Madrid

Football: Benzema signs contract extension with Real Madrid
Football: Benzema signs contract extension with Real Madrid

On Thursday, French striker Karim Benzema signed a contract extension with Spanish capital football club Real Madrid, the club announced via their official website.

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Football: Carvajal signs contract extension with Real Madrid

Football: Carvajal signs contract extension with Real Madrid
Football: Carvajal signs contract extension with Real Madrid

On Monday, Spanish defender Dani Carvajal signed a contract extension with Spanish capital club Real Madrid, the club announced via their official website.

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