How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
Cash reserves start to run dry as ECB tightens controls and Greek PM Tsipras prepares to address EU creditors.
07 Jul 2015 08:55 GMT | Europe, Greece, Eurozone
Taliban claims suicide attack on foreign troops in Shah Shaheed area of Kabul, the second such attack in a week.
07 Jul 2015 08:35 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia, Afghanistan, Taliban
Pope Francis dedicates his first major address to the family, which he says is suffering from the ills of modern times.
07 Jul 2015 07:07 GMT | Latin America, Ecuador, Pope Francis
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
Three brothers arrested, included one after shoot-out near Kuwait border that wounded two Saudi police officers.
07 Jul 2015 07:51 GMT | Middle East, ISIL, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait
Rights group says migrants risk death or violence making journey across the Balkans and are forced to pay bribes.
07 Jul 2015 06:06 GMT | Europe, Migrants, Macedonia, Serbia
Dispute over UN sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile programme said to be a main issue of contention in negotiations.
07 Jul 2015 06:36 GMT | Iran, Politics, Hassan Rouhani, Middle East, John Kerry
At least 14 people were killed and 11 others injured when a group of armed men attacked workers in Mandera.
07 Jul 2015 08:29 GMT | Kenya, Al-Shabab, War & Conflict, Africa
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
Greeks vote against accepting new austerity measures in return for a new bailout package in national referendum.
The crisis in Burundi as seen through the eyes of its young refugees.
07 Jul 2015 05:33 GMT | Human Rights, Politics, Refugees, Burundi, Tanzania
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
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?