The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Nigeria: Failed state or African superpower?
Casualties have been reported in southern town of Najran, and shelling forced authorities to shut down local airport.
05 May 2015 15:59 GMT | War & Conflict
Constitutional court rules in favour of incumbent President Pierre Nkurunziza's attempt to stand for a thir
05 May 2015 13:06 GMT | War & Conflict, Human Rights, Politics, Africa, Burundi
Al Jazeera speaks to a Somali who says he is on a migrant vessel in the Mediterranean with 100 others, awaiting rescue.
05 May 2015 16:04 GMT | Africa, Italy, Migrants
US secretary of state to meet top officials in country struggling to rebuild after decades of war and insurgency.
05 May 2015 11:27 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Somalia
Scientists in Australia think venomous species of spiders could help develop new generation of pain-relieving drugs.
05 May 2015 15:47 GMT | Health, Science & Technology, Asia Pacific
Omar Khadr, accused of killing a US soldier in Afghanistan as a child, was granted bail while he appeals conviction.
05 May 2015 14:45 GMT | War & Conflict, US & Canada, Guantanamo Bay
Football fans want president to step in and overturn sport minister's decision to suspend the domestic league.
05 May 2015 15:27 GMT | Sport, Politics, Indonesia, Joko Widodo, Asia Pacific
Police teams cut into wreckage to rescue survivors after vehicle falls into ditch in central India's Panna district.
05 May 2015 09:35 GMT | Asia, India
Israeli group publishes accounts of troops that expose policy of "indiscriminate fire" that killed Palestinians.
05 May 2015 15:22 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East
Sitting president's decision to seek third term prompts public protests and police crackdown, resulting in deaths.
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
On a dusty pitch, a team called The Challenge is facing just that as it seeks to represent Sudan internationally.
03 May 2015 08:07 GMT | Sport, Middle East, Sudan, Football
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