The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Can Kazakhstan become a world power?
At least 19 people are killed after a suicide bomber detonates explosives during Friday prayers in Qatif province.
22 May 2015 16:17 GMT | Politics
ISIL fighters capture the last border crossing with Iraq still held by the Syrian government
22 May 2015 17:03 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Iraq
Prime Minister Mark Rutte says ban on face-veils in public buildings and transport does not target religious groups.
22 May 2015 15:21 GMT | Human Rights, Europe, Netherlands, Islam
Officials say about 200 people rescued in Bay of Bengal, as UN warns of thousands more stranded at sea.
22 May 2015 14:00 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Asia, Myanmar, Rohingya, Migrants
UN says intense South Sudan fighting in town of Melut is creating
an "entirely man-made catastrophe."
22 May 2015 16:40 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, South Sudan, UN
Rebel positions in capital Sanaa, Marib province, and port city of Aden were hit during Friday's strikes.
22 May 2015 16:25 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen
Marxist fighters suspend unilateral ceasefire after 26 members die in a government attack, as talks continue in Cuba.
22 May 2015 19:19 GMT | War & Conflict, Latin America, FARC, Colombia
At least 3,000 cases of cholera have been reported in Tanzania since last week and the outbreak has claimed 31 lives.
22 May 2015 12:12 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Africa, Burundi, Tanzania
Clashes erupted between armed civilians and security forces in Mexico's capital leaving dozens killed.
22 May 2015 19:33 GMT | Latin America, Mexico, Drugs
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.
22 May 2015 11:17 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