Prosecutors are probing allegations that Choi Soon-sil used her ties with President Park Geun-hye to influence state affairs.
Pyongyang termed the administration of President Park Geun-hye as "the most deformed, abnormal and stupid in contemporary society."
OIC chief Iyad bin Amin Madani resigned after making a joke about the purportedly frugal ways of Egypt's president.
A social media post triggered a wave of attacks against Hindu temples and homes, said police.
The prisoners fled a high security jail in the city of Bhopal after slitting the throat of an officer.
A lawmaker from Justice Party wrote on Facebook about rumors that the THAAD manufacturer attempted to contact heavyweights of the government.
Thai Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn is set to ascend the throne on Dec 1, senior military sources said.
The clashes took place after a court cleared the way for opposition politician Imran Khan to hold a mass protest this week.
President Park Geun-hye’s confidante Choi Soon-sil returned from Germany and is meeting with prosecutors.
More than 100,000 people had already been sacked or suspended and 37,000 arrested since the abortive putsch.