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We examine the plight of Sri Lanka's war widows
Magnitude 7.9 quake with epicentre between Pokhara and Kathmandu felt as far away as Delhi and Dhaka.
25 Apr 2015 11:11 GMT | Natural disasters, Asia, Nepal, India, Earthquake
Security units withdraw after Jisr al-Shughur in Idlib falls to Nusra Front and its allies, Syrian Observatory says.
25 Apr 2015 11:06 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Al-Qaeda
At least 28 killed in fighting between Houthis and Hadi loyalists near Aden despite appeals by ex-president for calm.
25 Apr 2015 10:26 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Saudi Arabia
Reports say 38 women and one child were among 228 people transferred to navy boat patrolling area in Mediterranean Sea.
25 Apr 2015 10:00 GMT | Politics, Human Rights, Africa, Europe, Middle East
In latest blow to civil society, Sabeen Mahmud shot shortly after hosting event on
25 Apr 2015 08:35 GMT | Asia, Pakistan, Human Rights
Thousands urged to move after mudflows of volcanic debris detected in river close to Calbuco which erupted on Wednesday.
25 Apr 2015 09:12 GMT | Environment, Argentina, Latin America, Chile
Israel claims young man was armed with knives and tried to attack soldiers, but his family says shooting was unprovoked.
25 Apr 2015 02:37 GMT | Middle East, Israel, Gaza, Gaza: After the war
Minister says government respects Armenians' pain amid events organised by Turkish and foreign groups in Istanbul.
25 Apr 2015 06:39 GMT | Human Rights, Europe, Armenia, Turkey
Interior ministry says one suspect has confessed to killings and a warrant is issued for the arrest of another.
24 Apr 2015 15:14 GMT | Middle East, Saudi Arabia, ISIL, Crime
The youngest luthier in Ramallah lives next door to the shop where he makes and repairs violins.
Although the city's Armenian community has faced pressure, residents are determined to preserve their unique presence.
25 Apr 2015 10:03 GMT | Religion, Middle East, Jerusalem, Israel, Palestine
As threats against journalists in the field soar, several organisations are trying to make training more accessible.
25 Apr 2015 06:49 GMT | Media, Europe, England, Journalism
A blast at a missile base outside of Sanaa destroyed cars and injured people inside their homes.
24 Apr 2015 10:25 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen
Thousands of desperate people risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean to reach Italy. Many never make it.
20 Apr 2015 06:19 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Europe, Migrants, Malta
Thirteen million people head to the polls in the first election since the south seceded from the north in 2011.
14 Apr 2015 12:02 GMT | Politics, Sudan, Middle East
Kite-balloons and spectrometers - how community activists use DIY technology to investigate environmental polluters.
Environment, Science & Technology, US & Canada
The story of a young Chinese woman who sells her time online to earn money by helping strangers with their errands.
Business & Economy, Human Rights, China
Fault Lines investigates how the US helped create the world's newest nation, and then watched it spiral into civil war.
War & Conflict, Politics, South Sudan
An examination of the deep wound that remains at the heart of Turkish-Armenian relations.
War & Conflict, Politics, US & Canada