How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
Minister makes announcement on personal blog as European creditors scramble to respond to "No" vote in debt referendum.
06 Jul 2015 09:00 GMT | Politics, Europe, Greece, European Union
Kurdish Peshmerga forces reclaim village hours after ISIL fighters seized it during clashes near oil-rich Iraqi city.
06 Jul 2015 07:26 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Iraq, ISIL
Leader of Catholic church arrives in Ecuador as he starts three-nation tour, that also includes Bolivia and Paraguay.
06 Jul 2015 05:17 GMT | Latin America, Ecuador, Paraguay, Bolivia
Attackers target crowded mosque and Muslim restaurant popular with politicians in city of Jos, leaving at least 44 dead.
06 Jul 2015 08:31 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Nigeria, Boko Haram
US secretary of state says "genuine progress" made in talks but US still "prepared to walk away" if terms unacceptable.
06 Jul 2015 02:26 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Europe, Iran, US & Canada
Foreign ministry says Chinese tourists recently "attacked and disturbed" in Istanbul protests over treatment of Uighurs.
05 Jul 2015 20:21 GMT | Politics, Asia Pacific, China, Turkey
Authorities tracing who foreigner had contact with after arriving in Manila with disease symptoms in June.
06 Jul 2015 05:15 GMT | MERS, Philippines, Health, Asia Pacific, South Korea
Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed arrives in capital, as Houthis claim 30 civilians killed in air strike on market in Hajjah.
05 Jul 2015 15:37 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Houthis
The US-based car sharing company is fighting for legal status worldwide.
06 Jul 2015 00:23 GMT | Business & Economy, US & Canada, Europe, United States, Canada
Greeks vote against accepting new austerity measures in return for a new bailout package in national referendum.
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
Abyei, a fist of oil-rich land on the border between Sudan and South Sudan, is violently contested.
01 Jul 2015 09:58 GMT | War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Africa, Abyei, Sudan
As monsoon season sets in, residents in Nepal still struggling to rebuild after earthquake.
29 Jun 2015 14:14 GMT | Nepal, Earthquake, Natural disasters, Asia
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
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
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
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?