Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Dancing to defy ageing & loneliness in Mexico
US will reportedly seek extradition of officials on allegations involving wire fraud, racketeering and money laundering.
27 May 2015 07:26 GMT | Sport, Football, Crime, Corruption, FIFA
Four attackers killed after heavy gunfire and blasts heard during assault on guesthouse hosting foreigners in Kabul.
27 May 2015 04:37 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia, Afghanistan, Taliban
Hospitals on alert to treat victims of heatstroke and people advised to stay indoors, as temperatures near 50C.
27 May 2015 06:11 GMT | Weather, Environment, Asia, India
Member states to share the burden of admitting tens of thousands of asylum seekers who land in Italy, Greece and Malta.
27 May 2015 06:19 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Europe, Migrants
Amnesty International says Palestinian group committed torture and unlawful killings during Israeli offensive last year.
27 May 2015 07:57 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Gaza, Israel, Hamas
Shia units' involvement in operation to wrest back mainly Sunni province from ISIL raises sectarian tensions.
26 May 2015 20:51 GMT | War & Conflict, Iraq, Middle East, ISIL
Qassam Brigades, military wing of Hamas, says experimental rocket mistakenly fell on Israeli city instead of the sea.
27 May 2015 02:56 GMT | Middle East, Gaza, Israel
Abdullah al-Thinni says he has survived an attack by gunmen who opened fire as he was leaving parliament in Tobruk.
27 May 2015 00:06 GMT | Middle East, Libya
India's prime minister faces criticism for cancellation of the registration of many nongovernmental organisations.
27 May 2015 00:30 GMT | Business & Economy, Asia, India, NGO
Taking inspiration from public space was key to the Jidar street art festival in Rabat, organiser says.
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
Neighbouring countries are bracing for a bigger influx of refugees as political unrest continues unabated in Burundi.
24 May 2015 12:15 GMT | Politics, Refugees, Africa, Burundi, Tanzania
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
A look at the main promises made by the BJP government, the approximate target dates and the achievements so far.
26 May 2015 18:18 GMT | Politics, Narendra Modi, India, Asia
The armed group fighting Somali government makes millions from charcoal sales.
26 May 2015 18:02 GMT | War & Conflict, Al-Shabab, Somalia, Kenya, Africa
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
The Ethiopian prime minister discusses democracy, human rights, press freedom and the future of his country.
Politics, Human Rights, Ethiopia
The story of Algeria's past, present and future - from independence to the Arab Spring and beyond.
As China tries to outmuscle its neighbours, we ask who will win the battle over the resource-rich waters.
Business & Economy, War & Conflict, Politics