The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
A rare glimpse into Algerian wedding culture
UNESCO chief says destruction of historical city seized by ISIL would be an "enormous loss to humanity".
22 May 2015 07:53 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, ISIL
Vote on same-sex marriage has exposed divisions between communities in the traditionally Catholic country.
22 May 2015 06:28 GMT | Human Rights, Europe, LGBT, Ireland
A year after the military seized power in a bloodless coup, critics appear to have been effectively silenced.
22 May 2015 02:28 GMT | Politics, Asia Pacific, Thailand
Stores will be forced to donate unsold but still edible food to charity or for use as animal feed or farming compost.
22 May 2015 08:14 GMT | Business & Economy, Europe, France, Food
President looks to get reform agenda back on track in annual address to Congress as protesters and police clash outside.
22 May 2015 03:21 GMT | Latin America, Chile, Michelle Bachelet
Judges suspend prison term of Cho Hyun-ah, whose onboard tantrum delayed a flight, immediately ending her incarceration.
22 May 2015 03:36 GMT | Asia Pacific, South Korea
Election victory for governing EPRDF a certainty, but why it will win is still subject to debate.
21 May 2015 21:02 GMT | Africa, Ethiopia, Elections
Charges filed over death of man who died in police custody are close to those announced by Baltimore state attorney.
22 May 2015 02:31 GMT | US & Canada
UN warns that trouble in Yemen could open a corridor for so-called jihadists through Somalia.
21 May 2015 20:49 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Africa, Yemen, Somalia
Hundreds of migrants, captured during their attempt to cross to Europe, are held in Libya's detention centres.
To mark the Nakba and shed light on
Palestinian history, a range of events were held in the city.
18 May 2015 12:50 GMT | Middle East, Palestine, Israel, Politics
Far from 'forgetting' the Nakba, many Palestinians hold regular events inside their original villages.
15 May 2015 10:14 GMT | Human Rights, War & Conflict, Middle East, Palestine, Israel
The country's first female rangers are patrolling the Band-e-Amir National Park and challenging stereotypes.
13 May 2015 11:32 GMT | Environment, Asia, Afghanistan, Women, Wildlife
The disease that causes memory loss and mood changes is growing rapidly with 44 million people affected globally.
21 May 2015 11:34 GMT | Health
More than 105,000 people have fled Burundi after deadly clashes between police and anti-government protesters.
20 May 2015 14:55 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Burundi, Africa
A rare glimpse at traditional life in Algeria as we go behind the scenes at three weddings in the country's west.
Arts & Culture, Algeria, Africa
How developments in tidal technology are helping harness the power of a calm sea.
Environment, Science & Technology, Pollution
With refugees at risk of abuse and exploitation in Malaysia, 101 East investigates if those in charge are doing enough.
Human Rights, Malaysia, Myanmar
People & Power investigates whether rising ethnic tensions in Macedonia could result in civil conflict.
Politics, Macedonia, Europe