How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
At 15 Omar went to Guantanamo. Here's his story
Warning from UNESCO comes as Syria's antiquities director says famous lion statue in Palmyra has been destroyed.
03 Jul 2015 02:14 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Iraq, ISIL
Muslim Brotherhood calls on supporters to "rise in revolt" after police kill 13 leading members in raid on Cairo home.
02 Jul 2015 22:53 GMT | Middle East, Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Muslim Brotherhood
BJP government in Maharashtra says madrasas that only focus on religious education will be regarded as "non schools".
02 Jul 2015 16:58 GMT | Human Rights, Politics, India, Asia
At least 80 people killed when gunmen attacked worshippers in a series of mosques in northeastern town of Kukawa.
02 Jul 2015 22:15 GMT | War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Africa, Boko Haram, Nigeria
Greek government welcomes IMF's assessment, saying it "completely justifies" Athens' position on debt sustainability.
03 Jul 2015 00:05 GMT | Business & Economy, Politics, Europe, Greece
No deal yet in sight but talks in Vienna going "rather well", EU foreign policy chief says.
03 Jul 2015 02:46 GMT | Iran, Middle East
Hundreds turn out to remember brutal killing of Palestinian teenager in July 2014, just days before invasion of Gaza.
02 Jul 2015 22:37 GMT | Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, Middle East
Officials and medics say 22 died in fighting and air strikes, a day after UN declared highest humanitarian emergency.
02 Jul 2015 23:07 GMT | War & Conflict, Yemen, UN, Saudi Arabia
Cabinet drafts new "anti-terror" laws as fighters linked to ISIL attack Sinai and Muslim Brotherhood calls for revolt.
02 Jul 2015 21:40 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Egypt, Sinai Peninsula, Muslim Brotherhood
Though Greece's GDP is lower than one percent of the eurozone's, the outcome of the referendum will be remarkable
Abyei, a fist of oil-rich land on the border between Sudan and South Sudan, is violently contested.
01 Jul 2015 09:58 GMT | War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Africa, Abyei, Sudan
As monsoon season sets in, residents in Nepal still struggling to rebuild after earthquake.
29 Jun 2015 14:14 GMT | Nepal, Earthquake, Natural disasters, Asia
Protests have been repressed since a failed coup attempt, and the country is now gripped by a spate of grenade attacks.
28 Jun 2015 14:26 GMT
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
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?
As the Baku games close, we examine the challenges facing journalists; plus, Angola, Portugal and 'reverse colonialism'.
Media, Europe, Azerbaijan
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Politics, Football, Latin America
The ICC chief prosecutor discusses Sudan's president escaping justice in South Africa and alleged war crimes in Gaza.
Politics, ICC, South Africa