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 meets with EU creditors.
07 Jul 2015 11:13 GMT | Europe, Greece, Eurozone
Taliban gunmen clash with government troops, hours after suicide bomber rams foreign convoy.
07 Jul 2015 11:42 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
At least 20 people have been killed in Nigeria's northern city of Zaria in Kaduna state, state governor says.
07 Jul 2015 11:16 GMT
Dispute over UN sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile programme said to be a main issue of contention in negotiations.
07 Jul 2015 11:55 GMT | Iran, Politics, Hassan Rouhani, Middle East, John Kerry
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 09:57 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
Death comes shortly after group of migrants were found in undersea tunnel connecting England to continental Europe.
07 Jul 2015 10:35 GMT | Migrants, Europe, United Kingdom, France
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
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
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
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
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests