How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
Afghan women: the fight for survival
European leaders give last chance to leftist Syriza government to thrash out a deal to end crisis and prevent euro exit.
08 Jul 2015 01:33 GMT | Business & Economy, Politics, Europe, Greece
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
Despite surviving three wars, 17-year-old Farah Baker wants to remain in Gaza to fight for Palestinians' rights.
07 Jul 2015 14:01 GMT | Gaza: After the war, Middle East, Gaza, War & Conflict
Dispute over UN sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile programme said to be a main issue of contention in negotiations.
07 Jul 2015 13:45 GMT | Iran, Politics, Hassan Rouhani, Middle East, John Kerry
Aleksandar Vucic says he will attend ceremony to mark 20th anniversary, after a UN vote to condemn massacre is delayed.
08 Jul 2015 00:34 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Europe, Serbia
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
Police urge people to take safer selfies after about 100 were injured and dozens died this year in gruesome accidents.
07 Jul 2015 15:30 GMT | Russia, Europe
Rebels in oil-rich state of Upper Nile tell Al Jazeera that Salwa Kiir must step down for peace effort to succeed.
08 Jul 2015 01:29 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Sudan
Army says three suspected ISIL fighters among hundreds of people detained while trying to cross border into Turkey.
07 Jul 2015 15:04 GMT | Middle East, Syria, Turkey-Syria border, Syrian crisis
"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