Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Jigme Sherpa brings hope to Nepal's quake victims
Second round of voting needed after neither candidate was able to obtain two-thirds majority for outright win.
29 May 2015 17:10 GMT | Sport, FIFA, Sepp Blatter, Football
ISIL claims responsibility for incident in Dammam, exactly a week after deadly attack on Shia mosque in Qatif province.
29 May 2015 17:11 GMT | Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Shia, Sunni
At least 23 South Africans join ISIL, raising concerns of recruitment in country, Al Jazeera investigation reveals.
29 May 2015 12:20 GMT | Politics, Africa, ISIL, South Africa
Move comes as officials from ex-Cold War foes continue to hash out details of restoring full diplomatic relations.
29 May 2015 16:06 GMT | US & Canada, Cuba, United States
Head of Palestine FA says he was persuaded to back down from motion "but it does not mean I give up the resistance".
29 May 2015 14:19 GMT | Sport, Politics, FIFA, Football, Israel
Nigeria's former military ruler formally takes over as elected head of state in Abuja ceremony amid tight security.
29 May 2015 12:22 GMT | Africa, Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, Jacob Zuma, Nigeria Decides
Seventeen nations attend summit in Bangkok on Southeast Asia crisis but talks not being attended at minister level.
29 May 2015 07:54 GMT | Asia Pacific, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand
Canadian national, who was held at the US-run Guantanamo prison for a decade, tells his story of detention in new film.
29 May 2015 10:10 GMT | Human Rights, US & Canada, Guantanamo Bay , United States
The world's football body is under pressure to make sweeping changes.
28 May 2015 21:02 GMT | Sport, US & Canada
Around 7,000 Bedouin residing in central West Bank are at risk of being forcibly relocated by Israeli authorities.
Activists struggle to save what remains of Beirut's architectural heritage.
27 May 2015 10:33 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Lebanon
Taking inspiration from public space was key to the Jidar street art festival in Rabat, organiser says.
26 May 2015 11:21 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Morocco
Millions of Nepalis are working hard to rebuild ahead of monsoon, following major earthquake and subsequent aftershocks.
25 May 2015 07:54 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Asia, Nepal, Earthquake, Natural disasters
Weakened by years of war, Assad's government now controls only a sliver of Syrian territory.
29 May 2015 15:25 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, ISIL
Looking at how FIFA's elections are held, the candidates and the issues dogging football's governing body.
28 May 2015 15:13 GMT | Sport, FIFA, Football, Sepp Blatter
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
Are advances in artificial intelligence, robotics and other technologies leading to fewer jobs and more inequality?
Science & Technology, United States, Silicon Valley
101 East follows one man's mission to restore hope to survivors of Nepal's worst natural disaster in recent history.
Humanitarian crises, Environment, Nepal
The FIFA presidential candidate explains why he is challenging Sepp Blatter and how he plans to reform the organisation.
Sport, Middle East, FIFA