The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Can Kazakhstan become a world power?
Police discover 30 large graves containing remains of hundreds of people near human trafficking detention camps.
24 May 2015 12:50 GMT | Human Rights
ISIL launches suicide attacks as Iraqi troops and allied forces prepare for drawn-out operation in Anbar province.
24 May 2015 11:55 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Iraq, ISIL
A Spanish company is working on a balloon launch system that could slash the cost of putting small satellites into space
24 May 2015 13:13 GMT | Science & Technology, Europe, Space, Spain
Group of 30 women cross heavily militarised DMZ by bus after being denied by authorities to walk across border.
24 May 2015 07:32 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia Pacific, South Korea, North Korea
Analysts say election falls far short of open competition as PM Desalegn is all but certain to stay in office.
24 May 2015 12:20 GMT | Politics, Ethiopia, Africa, Elections
At municipal elections, grassroots politicians are gaining support with pledges to fight corruption and austerity.
24 May 2015 07:42 GMT | Elections, Spain, Europe
Activists say Israeli authorities are "watching social media closely and targeting Palestinians" for online postings.
23 May 2015 13:49 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Palestine, Israel
President Hadi insists on rebel pullback from territory seized across the country.
24 May 2015 06:14 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Saudi Arabia
After nearly eight years in power, incumbent Komorowski is challenged by conservative newcomer Duda.
24 May 2015 09:45 GMT | Politics, Europe, Poland
Neighbouring countries are bracing for a bigger influx of refugees as political unrest continues unabated in Burundi.
Although multiple refugee influxes have strained Jordan's economy, the country's cultural sector has benefited.
24 May 2015 10:44 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Jordan
Hundreds of migrants, captured during their attempt to cross to Europe, are held in Libya's detention centres.
20 May 2015 12:11 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Middle East, Africa, Migrants, Libya
To mark the Nakba and shed light on
Palestinian history, a range of events were held in the city.
18 May 2015 12:50 GMT | Middle East, Palestine, Israel, Politics
The disease that causes memory loss and mood changes is growing rapidly with 44 million people affected globally.
22 May 2015 11:17 GMT | Health
More than 100,000 people have fled Burundi after deadly clashes between police and anti-government protesters.
23 May 2015 11:29 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Burundi, Africa
People & Power investigates how Chad is responding to the threat posed by Boko Haram across West Africa.
War & Conflict, Africa, Boko Haram
Castro's dream for Cuba's artists and the three architects who tried to make it a reality.
Arts & Culture, Cuba, Fidel Castro
As thousands die on the perilous journey from Africa to Europe, we examine the economic cost of migrant trafficking.
Business & Economy, Africa, Europe
A rare glimpse at traditional life in Algeria as we go behind the scenes at three weddings in the country's west.
Arts & Culture, Algeria, Africa