The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Nigeria: Failed state or African superpower?
Deaths reported as Yemeni rebels fire rockets and mortars into the border town of Najran.
06 May 2015 09:35 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East
Afghan court begins ruling on woman's murder case, sentencing four men to death by hanging and eight others to jail.
06 May 2015 08:17 GMT | Asia, Afghanistan
Italian coastguard says at least 600 migrants rescued in the past 24 hours as country demands EU help.
06 May 2015 08:21 GMT | Poverty & Development, Humanitarian crises, Europe, Italy
A change in climate is melting the Fox Glacier, one of the country’s iconic natural features.
06 May 2015 08:56 GMT | Environment, Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Climate Change
Reports say pilot who crashed jet in the French Alps tried out "controlled, minute-long descent" on an earlier flight.
06 May 2015 10:12 GMT | Europe, Germany, France
PM Cameron and rival Miliband traverse country in scramble for votes but no party is expected to win a majority.
06 May 2015 10:15 GMT | Politics, Europe, United Kingdom, Elections
Several hundred people rescued by Nigeria's military from Boko Haram strongholds are now recovering in clinics.
06 May 2015 09:05 GMT | Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Africa, Boko Haram, Nigeria
Africa's biggest economy faces "revenue challenges" that have affected expenditure, finance minister says.
06 May 2015 07:58 GMT | Politics, Africa, Nigeria
Legislation to allow Congress to review or reject Iran nuclear agreement faces test after Republican opposition.
06 May 2015 08:59 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Middle East, Iran, US
Norwegian protesters use paper boats and "die-ins" to demonstrate migrants' plight and demand more rescue action.
Sitting president's decision to seek third term prompts public protests and police crackdown, resulting in deaths.
05 May 2015 09:17 GMT | Politics, Protests, Africa, Burundi
The toll from the devastating earthquake has been putting pressure on Nepal's healthcare facilities.
04 May 2015 12:32 GMT | Natural disasters, Earthquake, Nepal, Asia
Thousands turned out to demonstrate in Tel Aviv after video emerged of police beating a black Israeli soldier.
04 May 2015 11:00 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Israel, Protests
The world observes World Press Freedom Day amid ongoing deterioration of press freedom.
03 May 2015 14:40 GMT | Human Rights, Press Freedoms, #FreeAJStaff, Journalism
The newly appointed crown prince and his deputy are both for the first time grandsons of the founding king Abdulaziz.
02 May 2015 15:55 GMT | Middle East, Saudi Arabia
Jewish scholar Robert S Wistrich on whether all criticism of Israel is anti-Semitic, and the root causes of Islamophobia
Politics, Israel, Palestine
101 East enters the world of Sabah's stateless children, who spend their lives on the run from authorities.
Child rights, Malaysia, Human Rights
We meet Chinese conservationists working to protect the world's only freshwater porpoise from extinction.
Environment, China, Wildlife
The politics and coverage of xenophobia in South Africa; and TV regulation in the UK ahead of a contentious election.
Media, Africa, South Africa