How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
US president says ISIL will be defeated as US-led coalition bombs 19 positions in Syria and Iraq in last 24 hours.
07 Jul 2015 03:05 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, US & Canada, Middle East, Barack Obama
French and German leaders say "the door is open to discussions" as Greek PM set to unveil his plan at eurozone meet.
07 Jul 2015 00:57 GMT | Business & Economy, Greece, Europe, European Union, IMF
Western officials against Iranian demands to include the lifting of ballistic missile sanctions as part of nuclear deal.
06 Jul 2015 18:40 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Europe, Iran
Group's viability and future in question after Greeks overwhelmingly reject new austerity measures in referendum.
06 Jul 2015 20:51 GMT | Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
At least 25 killed and scores wounded after bomber blows himself up at army outpost in divided city, rights group says.
06 Jul 2015 22:37 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria
Leonard Ngendakumana threatens to launch armed uprising after Pierre Nkurunziza refuses to abandon bid for re-election.
06 Jul 2015 19:45 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Burundi
No reports of casualties as 13-year-old girl explodes bomb at mosque in Nigeria's second largest city, police say.
07 Jul 2015 01:38 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Nigeria, Boko Haram
Huge numbers of Ecuadoreans congregate in coastal city to attend Francis' first mass of his trip to South America.
06 Jul 2015 18:49 GMT | Latin America, Ecuador, Argentina
US lawmakers vote 37-to-3 as removal of flag, a symbol of white supremacy, requires approval from the state House and governor.
07 Jul 2015 03:27 GMT | Politics, US & Canada
Greeks vote against accepting new austerity measures in return for a new bailout package in national referendum.
Though Greece's GDP is lower than one percent of the eurozone's, the outcome of the referendum will be remarkable
02 Jul 2015 12:10 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, Greece, Europe
Abyei, a fist of oil-rich land on the border between Sudan and South Sudan, is violently contested.
01 Jul 2015 09:58 GMT | War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Africa, Abyei, Sudan
As monsoon season sets in, residents in Nepal still struggling to rebuild after earthquake.
29 Jun 2015 14:14 GMT | Nepal, Earthquake, Natural disasters, Asia
The story about how three Danish citizens got caught up in a secret web of Danish and Lebanese intelligence services, and how they ended up being tortured in prison.
24 Jun 2015 10:05 GMT | Human Rights, War & Conflict, Denmark, Lebanon, Middle East
A number of countries around the world have not yet ratified international child labour conventions.
12 Jun 2015 08:32 GMT | Human Rights, Child labour, Child rights
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?