Explore the origins and evolution of ISIL
'Miners Shot Down' wins Emmy for best documentary
Masked men riding a motorbike open fire at security checkpoint in Giza, killing the policemen, local media reports.
28 Nov 2015 08:53 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Egypt
Erdogan condemns reports that Turkish businessmen were detained in Russia as animosity between Cold War rivals grows.
28 Nov 2015 08:12 GMT | War & Conflict, Turkey, Russia, Politics, Middle East
Turkey has been forced to deny Russian allegations that it buys oil from the armed group and says Assad is a customer.
27 Nov 2015 21:42 GMT | War & Conflict, Syrian crisis, Politics, Humanitarian crises, Middle East
Unidentified gunmen attack UN base with rockets in northern town of Kidal, casualties reported.
28 Nov 2015 09:24 GMT | War & Conflict, Mali, Africa
Aunt of refugee icon Aylan Kurdi says Ottawa has approved application to bring her brother's family to Canada.
28 Nov 2015 08:58 GMT | Refugees, Canada, Mediterranean, Syrian crisis, Turkey
Fighter aircraft deployed by Tokyo after 11 Chinese planes spotted close to Japanese airspace during 'unusual' dispatch.
28 Nov 2015 06:22 GMT | Military, Japan, China, Asia Pacific
Iranian hard-liners using arrests to wrest back power from moderate President Rouhani, pundits say.
28 Nov 2015 07:49 GMT | Politics, Iran, Hassan Rouhani, Middle East, United States
Election commission official escapes unharmed after attack on his vehicle in Kabul kills bodyguard.
28 Nov 2015 07:59 GMT | War & Conflict, Afghanistan, Asia
Attacker surrenders after deadly five-hour standoff at Planned Parenthood hospital in the central United States.
28 Nov 2015 05:26 GMT | Shooting, Crime, United States
Two years after the Euromaidan protests, we hear the stories of ethnic Russians and Ukrainians divided by conflict.
A little early for some, winter snow comes south to Asia, Europe and the US.
27 Nov 2015 12:27 GMT | Weather, Asia, Europe, US & Canada, Asia Pacific
French victims and dignitaries gather to honour the 130 killed by attackers on November 13.
27 Nov 2015 12:15 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Human Rights, Europe, Paris Attacks
The centuries-old industry stands to benefit from the lifting of sanctions following the Iran nuclear deal.
27 Nov 2015 09:37 GMT | Arts & Culture, Iran, Middle East
Follow the journeys of three refugees who are risking everything in hopes of reaching Europe.
26 Nov 2015 07:41 GMT | Human Rights, Interactive, Refugees, Middle East, Africa
25 Nov 2015 07:12 GMT | War & Conflict, Interactive
The insatiable appetite for antiques by China's growing nouveau riche is feeding a counterfeit industry.
Asia, China, Business & Economy
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan faces backlash over what he describes as growing intolerance and insecurity in India.
Politics, Arts & Culture, Asia
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita discusses the Bamako hotel attack, what his government plans to do next and the volatile north.
Politics, Mali, War & Conflict
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests