Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
Decision to seek fifth term confirmed along with admission of "unprecedented" times for world football's governing body.
28 May 2015 17:29 GMT | Sport, FIFA
Explosions at the Babylon and Sheraton hotels occurred just before midnight and were heard across the Iraqi capital.
28 May 2015 22:07 GMT
Troops and Shia units challenge ISIL fighters holding facility, control of which has been hotly contested for months.
28 May 2015 20:46 GMT | War & Conflict
Victims say they were lured to Thailand and Malaysia by promises of better jobs, then tortured.
28 May 2015 19:58 GMT | Asia, Bangladesh, Myanmar-Bangladesh, Myanmar
Myanmar's Nobel Peace laureate urged to oppose persecution of Muslim minority that has led to mass migration crisis.
28 May 2015 13:53 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar, Asia
Pentagon criticises China's efforts to claim territory in disputed region and urges end to "militarisation" of dispute.
28 May 2015 21:03 GMT | Politics, Asia Pacific, China, South China Sea, US
MSF cites "deteriorating security conditions" around Dadaab as Somali al-Shabab group steps up raids inside the country.
28 May 2015 17:50 GMT | Poverty & Development, Africa
Bloggers continue to receive death threats in wake of brutal killings of three secular bloggers this year.
28 May 2015 12:51 GMT | Human Rights, Asia, Bangladesh
The world's football body is under pressure to make sweeping changes.
28 May 2015 21:02 GMT | Sport, US & Canada
Looking at how FIFA's elections are held, the candidates and the issues dogging football's governing body.
Activists struggle to save what remains of Beirut's architectural heritage.
27 May 2015 10:33 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Lebanon
Millions of Nepalis are working hard to rebuild ahead of monsoon, following major earthquake and subsequent aftershocks.
25 May 2015 07:54 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Asia, Nepal, Earthquake, Natural disasters
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
A look at the main promises made by the BJP government, the approximate target dates and what it has delivered.
27 May 2015 19:43 GMT | Politics, Narendra Modi, India, Asia
The armed group fighting Somali government makes millions from charcoal sales.
26 May 2015 18:02 GMT | War & Conflict, Al-Shabab, Somalia, Kenya, Africa
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia