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 09:19 GMT | Human Rights
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
Economic crisis and new technologies drive cultural icon of carefree Italian life off the roads.
24 May 2015 07:32 GMT | Arts & Culture, Business & Economy, Europe, Italy
Analysts say election falls far short of open competition as PM Desalegn is all but certain to stay in office.
24 May 2015 11:26 GMT | Politics, Ethiopia, Africa, Elections
Iraqi forces, backed by Shia militias and US air strikes, pound ISIL positions near central city of Ramadi.
24 May 2015 08:51 GMT | War & Conflict, Iraq, United States, Middle East, ISIL
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
Although multiple refugee influxes have strained Jordan's economy, the country's cultural sector has benefited.
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
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 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
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