International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde has warned Argentina it could face sanctions unless it produces reliable growth and inflation data.
Iran has restricted access to Google's email service, Gmail, and search engine.
A firewall already prevents Iranians from accessing many Western sites.
Paypal is to prevent users in Argentina from transferring money between their own accounts.
Security officials say they captured one of the most wanted Colombian men while he was making a call in a public telephone booth in Venezuela.
The growing industry in many parts of the world, into which often young women and under-age girls are forced is
Pakistani TV channels are airing an advert showing news clips of US President Barack Obama condemning an anti-Islam film made in the US.
Nigeria's largest airline, Arik Air, says it has cancelled all domestic flights because aviation officials tried to stop passengers flying.
The area of Al Mehdia near Egypt's border with Israel is a lawless place even by Northern Sinai's standards. There is no police force and a military offensive launched recently after a deadly string of militant attacks on Egyptian border guards, has not stopped the illicit trade that flourishes in this area.