The landmark decision by India's Supreme Court to decriminalise certain sexual acts between members of the same sex spurred great celebration at home and abroad. But, the Prime Minister's Twitter feed remained silent as stone.
The newly-formed cabinet of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has several establishment faces with close links to India.
The Ghanian diplomat leaves behind a complex legacy of tragedies and successes.
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