Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Jigme Sherpa brings hope to Nepal's quake victims
Hospitals urged to give emergency treatment to people suffering from heatstroke as hundreds more die over past day.
30 May 2015 06:09 GMT | Weather
Rebel coalition takes last government-controlled town of Ariha in northwestern province, monitoring group says.
30 May 2015 04:58 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Syria
Pentagon launches review of practises after it discovers that mistaken shipments of live anthrax were more widespread.
30 May 2015 05:34 GMT | Science & Technology, Health, US
Swiss incumbent secures four-year term in office after rival candidate Prince Ali withdraws following first round.
29 May 2015 21:26 GMT | Sport, Football, FIFA, Sepp Blatter, Corruption
Ross Ulbricht, 31, sentenced to life in jail by judge who cited six deaths from drugs bought on his 'dark web' site.
30 May 2015 05:47 GMT | US & Canada, United States, Drugs, Online, Silk Road
Italy says vessels from three countries have rescued thousands of migrants in past 24 hours but 17 refugees found dead.
30 May 2015 03:04 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Europe, Libya, Italy, Ireland
Move comes as officials from ex-Cold War foes continue to hash out details of restoring full diplomatic relations.
29 May 2015 18:20 GMT | US & Canada, Cuba, United States
ISIL claims responsibility for incident in Dammam, exactly a week after deadly attack on Shia mosque in Qatif province.
30 May 2015 06:07 GMT | Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Shia, Sunni
Expectations are high as the West African country's new president takes office.
29 May 2015 20:54 GMT | Politics, Africa, Nigeria
Around 7,000 Bedouin residing in central West Bank are at risk of being forcibly relocated by Israeli authorities.
Activists struggle to save what remains of Beirut's architectural heritage.
27 May 2015 10:33 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Lebanon
Taking inspiration from public space was key to the Jidar street art festival in Rabat, organiser says.
26 May 2015 11:21 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Morocco
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
Weakened by years of war, Assad's government now controls only a sliver of Syrian territory.
29 May 2015 15:25 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, ISIL
Looking at how FIFA's elections are held, the candidates and the issues dogging football's governing body.
28 May 2015 15:13 GMT | Sport, FIFA, Football, Sepp Blatter
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
Are advances in artificial intelligence, robotics and other technologies leading to fewer jobs and more inequality?
Science & Technology, United States, Silicon Valley
101 East follows one man's mission to restore hope to survivors of Nepal's worst natural disaster in recent history.
Humanitarian crises, Environment, Nepal
The FIFA presidential candidate explains why he is challenging Sepp Blatter and how he plans to reform the organisation.
Sport, Middle East, FIFA