The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Can Kazakhstan become a world power?
At least seven people reportedly killed after attacker detonates explosives during Friday prayers in Qatif province.
22 May 2015 12:40 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Shia
UNESCO chief says destruction of historical city seized by ISIL would be an "enormous loss to humanity".
22 May 2015 12:12 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, ISIL
Stores will be forced to donate unsold but still edible food to charity or for use as animal feed or farming compost.
22 May 2015 08:14 GMT | Business & Economy, Europe, France, Food
At least 3,000 cases of cholera have been reported in Tanzania since last week and the outbreak has claimed 31 lives.
22 May 2015 12:12 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Africa, Burundi, Tanzania
Vote on same-sex marriage has exposed divisions between communities in the traditionally Catholic country.
22 May 2015 11:36 GMT | Human Rights, Europe, LGBT, Ireland
Yumbis, 70km north of city where 148 people were killed in university siege, raided by Somalia-based armed group.
22 May 2015 09:48 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Kenya, Al-Shabab
A year after the military seized power in a bloodless coup, critics appear to have been effectively silenced.
22 May 2015 02:28 GMT | Politics, Asia Pacific, Thailand
Freed journalist offers to give evidence via video link as he and two colleagues face retrial in Egypt.
22 May 2015 12:09 GMT | Middle East, Egypt, #FreeAJStaff, Media, Peter Greste
Ecosystem under threat after 2,500 barrels of crude oil leak from Santa Barbara pipeline.
22 May 2015 11:34 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Oil spill
Hundreds of migrants, captured during their attempt to cross to Europe, are held in Libya's detention centres.
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
Far from 'forgetting' the Nakba, many Palestinians hold regular events inside their original villages.
15 May 2015 10:14 GMT | Human Rights, War & Conflict, Middle East, Palestine, Israel
The country's first female rangers are patrolling the Band-e-Amir National Park and challenging stereotypes.
13 May 2015 11:32 GMT | Environment, Asia, Afghanistan, Women, Wildlife
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 105,000 people have fled Burundi after deadly clashes between police and anti-government protesters.
20 May 2015 14:55 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Burundi, Africa
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
How developments in tidal technology are helping harness the power of a calm sea.
Environment, Science & Technology, Pollution
With refugees at risk of abuse and exploitation in Malaysia, 101 East investigates if those in charge are doing enough.
Human Rights, Malaysia, Myanmar
People & Power investigates whether rising ethnic tensions in Macedonia could result in civil conflict.
Politics, Macedonia, Europe