Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Chad's response to the threat posed by Boko Haram
Hundreds of thousands of Nepalis still homeless month after quake killed more than 8,600 people.
25 May 2015 11:31 GMT | Humanitarian crises
Human rights activists say the law will exclusively target Myanmar's Muslim minority and exacerbate sectarian tensions.
25 May 2015 13:47 GMT | Human Rights, Asia, Myanmar
Thirty-five years ago a Japanese company released a video game quite unlike any other and it took the world by storm.
25 May 2015 12:47 GMT | Science & Technology, United States
Soldier opens fire, killing seven other troops and injuring 10 in attack at Bouchoucha base in Tunis, state TV says.
25 May 2015 13:16 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Tunisia
Two others wounded as police open fire on a group of around 100 protesters in Muyange in Bururi province.
25 May 2015 13:22 GMT | Politics, Africa, Burundi
Potential presidential contender Rodrigo Duterte vows to kill more "criminals" if elected, angering human rights groups.
25 May 2015 10:01 GMT | Asia Pacific, Philippines, Crime, Politics
Lemba people, who adhere to Jewish beliefs, build their first synagogue in Mutuzu village to preserve their culture.
25 May 2015 09:16 GMT | Politics, Africa, Zimbabwe
Major banks close branches nationwide as major telecommunications companies say lack of diesel could disrupt services.
25 May 2015 11:37 GMT | Business & Economy, Nigeria, Politics, Africa, Oil
Activists say government forces were targeted and killed, while regime officials claim massacre of civilians.
25 May 2015 07:57 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Bashar al-Assad
Millions of Nepalis are working hard to rebuild ahead of monsoon, following major earthquake and subsequent aftershocks.
Neighbouring countries are bracing for a bigger influx of refugees as political unrest continues unabated in Burundi.
24 May 2015 12:15 GMT | Politics, Refugees, Africa, Burundi, Tanzania
Although multiple refugee influxes have strained Jordan's economy, the country's cultural sector has benefited.
24 May 2015 10:44 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Jordan
Hundreds of migrants, captured during their attempt to cross to Europe, are held in Libya's detention centres.
20 May 2015 12:11 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Middle East, Africa, Migrants, Libya
The disease that causes memory loss and mood changes is growing rapidly with 44 million people affected globally.
22 May 2015 11:17 GMT | Health
More than 100,000 people have fled Burundi after deadly clashes between police and anti-government protesters.
23 May 2015 11:29 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Burundi, Africa
The story of Algeria's past, present and future - from independence to the Arab Spring and beyond.
As China tries to outmuscle its neighbours, we ask who will win the battle over the resource-rich waters.
Business & Economy, War & Conflict, Politics
People & Power investigates how Chad is responding to the threat posed by Boko Haram across West Africa.
War & Conflict, Africa, Boko Haram
Castro's dream for Cuba's artists and the three architects who tried to make it a reality.
Arts & Culture, Cuba, Fidel Castro