Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Everyday lives in conflict-ridden Aleppo
President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi arrives in Riyadh as civilians are reported killed in Saudi-led raids.
26 Mar 2015 21:32 GMT | War & Conflict, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Houthis, Middle East
Co-pilot, said to have no terrorism links, was alone at plane's controls and intentionally slammed it into mountainside.
26 Mar 2015 19:44 GMT | Europe, France, Germany, Spain
Annual Humanitarian Overview finds more Palestinian civilians were killed in 2014 than any year since the 1967 war.
26 Mar 2015 11:25 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Middle East, Gaza: After the war
Deal ahead of hotly contested elections scheduled for Saturday is an effort to prevent religious or ethnic violence.
26 Mar 2015 15:39 GMT | Africa, Nigeria, War & Conflict, Nigeria Decides
Security Council unanimously approve a drawdown in the 20,000-strong MONUSCO force, the UN's biggest peace operation.
26 Mar 2015 19:31 GMT | War & Conflict, UN, Democratic Republic of Congo, Africa
John Kerry and Mohammad Javad Zarif meet in Switzerland ahead of March 31 deadline to reach deal.
26 Mar 2015 20:56 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Iran, United States, Hassan Rouhani
President Sirisena's visit to Beijing reaffirms longstanding ties with the country just weeks after trip to rival India.
26 Mar 2015 19:57 GMT | Politics, Asia, Sri Lanka, China
A Saudi-led coalition has begun hitting Houthi targets in Yemen. But who is supporting the action? And how?
26 Mar 2015 14:50 GMT | War & Conflict, Yemen
Saudi Arabia leads air strikes against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels as peace talks falter.
26 Mar 2015 21:07 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Iran
Meet the artists who struggle to have their voice heard in the besieged strip.
Doctors in Ethiopia walk from village to village to help eradicate eye disease that can lead to permanent blindness.
23 Mar 2015 18:13 GMT | Health, Africa, Ethiopia
More than 4.3 million people have been displaced from Pakistan's tribal areas over the last few years.
21 Mar 2015 13:46 GMT | War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Human Rights, Asia, Pakistan
Refusing to sign 'bad' peace agreement, S Sudan president tells his people to persevere in face of hardships ahead.
19 Mar 2015 18:52 GMT | Politics, Africa, South Sudan
Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan this week agreed to share the water of the Nile. But why the discord in the first place?
25 Mar 2015 20:39 GMT | Ethiopia, Egypt, Middle East, Sudan, Energy
Africa's most populous country goes to the polls on March 28 to elect a president. And it's too close to call.
25 Mar 2015 17:15 GMT | Nigeria Decides, Africa
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America