How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The army officer and alleged collusion in Yemen
Tsipras asks voters to reject austerity proposals offered by creditors as thousands of his supporters rally in Athens.
30 Jun 2015 09:44 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Egypt's youth and activists are being subjected to a number of repressive measures, according to Amnesty International.
30 Jun 2015 09:59 GMT | Human Rights, Politics, Middle East, Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood
Suicide bomber targets foreign military convoy in a busy area near city's airport road, interior ministry says.
30 Jun 2015 10:06 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia, Afghanistan
Report by UN mission in South Sudan says recent military campaign was notable for its "brutality and intensity".
30 Jun 2015 09:12 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, South Sudan, UN
Images on social media show buildings destroyed after Hercules C-130 comes down in Medan, killing at least 46.
30 Jun 2015 09:42 GMT | Asia Pacific, Indonesia
Naval ships opened fire after North Korean patrol vessel crossed disputed sea border in the Yellow Sea, officials said.
30 Jun 2015 04:45 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia Pacific, North Korea, South Korea
Monitor says ISIL killed two women and their husbands in Syria's Deir Ezzor province after they sought health remedies.
30 Jun 2015 09:01 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Syria, ISIL
General Babaker Zebari, who has been in the job for a decade, retires as PM Abbadi acknowledges military's failures.
30 Jun 2015 04:33 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Iraq, ISIL
Egypt names Zakaria Abd El-Aziz Osman as acting prosecutor general following the assassination of Hisham Barakat.
29 Jun 2015 20:04 GMT | Middle East, Egypt, Security
As monsoon season sets in, residents in Nepal still struggling to rebuild after earthquake.
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
Traditional sport is major source of income for many with wealthy enthusiasts betting even cars and houses on roosters.
24 Jun 2015 15:25 GMT | Arts & Culture, Africa, Madagascar
The indigenous Tuareg and Tebu tribes have been fighting in Ubari to find their place in a new Libya.
22 Jun 2015 08:36 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Libya, Tuareg
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
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests
Julio Docjar, a street artist from Sao Paulo, dreams of using his art as an instrument for social change.
Arts & Culture, Latin America, Brazil
An intimate look at the struggles of illegal refugees travelling across the Mediterranean, from Africa to Europe.
Humanitarian crises, Africa, Europe
Suspicion, anger and fear – an insight into the harsh reality of life at the epicentre of the Ebola crisis.
Health, Africa, Liberia