How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
Afghan women: the fight for survival
Besieged territory struggles to recover from last summer's war with Israel, as pledges of aid fail to materialise.
08 Jul 2015 07:26 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Gaza, Gaza: After the war
European leaders give last chance to leftist Syriza government to thrash out a deal to end crisis and prevent euro exit.
08 Jul 2015 04:41 GMT | Business & Economy, Politics, Europe, Greece
Swiss Post says widespread use of drones could take at least five years and focus would be delivering special items.
08 Jul 2015 05:44 GMT | Science & Technology, Europe, Switzerland, Drones
Programme, launched in May, had been designed to train as many as 5,400 opposition fighters a year to battle the group.
07 Jul 2015 20:33 GMT | War & Conflict, United States, Middle East, Syria
First official peace talks end with agreement to continue peace efforts after the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
08 Jul 2015 06:39 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia, Afghanistan, Taliban
Nguyen Phu Trong and President Barack Obama discussed the South China Sea dispute and defence issues at the White House.
08 Jul 2015 06:53 GMT | Politics, Asia, US & Canada, Vietnam, Barack Obama
Mahmoud Abu Zied, who is in jail for nearly two years without charge, needs better care, his lawyer says.
08 Jul 2015 02:58 GMT | Politics, Human Rights, Middle East, Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
Cutbacks will affect virtually every army post at home and abroad and is aimed at saving money, USA Today paper reports.
08 Jul 2015 01:32 GMT | War & Conflict, US & Canada, United States
Russia to host China, India, Brazil and South Africa for a summit aimed at challenging the global financial order.
07 Jul 2015 20:51 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, Europe, Latin America, Africa
"My Country is My Family"
The crisis in Burundi as seen through the eyes of its young refugees.
07 Jul 2015 05:33 GMT | Human Rights, Politics, Refugees, Burundi, Tanzania
Greeks vote against accepting new austerity measures in return for a new bailout package in national referendum.
06 Jul 2015 06:39 GMT | Politics, Europe, Greece, European Union
Though Greece's GDP is lower than one percent of the eurozone's, the outcome of the referendum will be remarkable
02 Jul 2015 12:10 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, Greece, Europe
The story about how three Danish citizens got caught up in a secret web of Danish and Lebanese intelligence services, and how they ended up being tortured in prison.
24 Jun 2015 10:05 GMT | Human Rights, War & Conflict, Denmark, Lebanon, Middle East
A number of countries around the world have not yet ratified international child labour conventions.
12 Jun 2015 08:32 GMT | Human Rights, Child labour, Child rights
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests