The mammoth blizzard kept people indoors, halted thousands of flights and prompted authorities to ban cars from roads.
Indonesia's military called off the recovery operation stating that they believed that there are no more bodies trapped in the fuselage.
China’s leaders worry a rapidly cooling economy could lead to unemployment and social instability.
Lizard Squad, an ISIS-affiliated hacker group, took responsibility for bringing down the websites of several social networks on Tuesday.
President Obama said that it was the government's responsibility to uphold religious freedom in a diverse country like India.
According to an estimate by the World Bank, West African nations hit by the ongoing outbreak could lose nearly $1.6 billion in GDP in 2015.
Critics of the surveillance program say that the practice could instill fear among citizens as their movements would be constantly tracked.