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Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Clashes continue in Yemen's coastal city, as bombing by Saudi-led coalition targets Houthis' air-defence capabilities.
30 Mar 2015 10:27 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Yemen, Middle East
Foreign ministers from six world powers prepare to join their Iranian counterpart in Lausanne for key meeting on Monday.
30 Mar 2015 01:51 GMT | Politics, United States, Iran, John Kerry, Middle East
Iraqi troops say battle to retake city will not be easy, with areas "littered with bombs and booby-traps".
30 Mar 2015 10:06 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Iraq, ISIL
Election commission chair says he is concerned over "irregularities" in Rivers state as thousands take to streets.
30 Mar 2015 03:33 GMT | Politics, Africa, Nigeria Decides, Nigeria, Boko Haram
After suspected pilot suicide killed 150 in France, Australian deputy PM says two people must always be in the cockpit.
30 Mar 2015 06:59 GMT | Europe, Asia Pacific, Australia, France, Germany
Police arrest two suspects near scene of attack, the second on nation's writers critical of religious teachings.
30 Mar 2015 09:36 GMT | Asia, Bangladesh
Ehud Olmert, who already faces six years imprisonment, was found guilty of accepting bribes for the second time.
30 Mar 2015 08:18 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, Middle East, Israel
No reports of damage or injuries in the South Pacific nation after tsunami triggered by 7.7-magnitude earthquake.
30 Mar 2015 06:08 GMT | Weather, Asia Pacific, Papua New Guinea
Coalition of rebel groups, including al-Qaeda linked Nusra, take key city in biggest blow to Assad forces in two years.
29 Mar 2015 20:53 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Nusra Front, Al-Qaeda
WHO aims to eradicate the infectious disease by 2018, but it remains endemic in three countries.
Every year on March 30, exiled Palestinians return home to protest the Israeli occupation.
30 Mar 2015 10:12 GMT | Middle East, Battle for Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Palestine, Israel
An Indian industrialist’s love for the sport has made him create a cricket museum in his Dubai backyard.
28 Mar 2015 15:28 GMT | Sport, Cricket, Cricket World Cup, UAE
While Istanbul has long been a hub for migrants, Syrians have found themselves trapped in Turkey.
28 Mar 2015 13:32 GMT | Politics, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Turkey, Syria: Broken Nation
The talks regarding Iran's nuclear capabilities have been ongoing for many years. These are some of the key moments.
29 Mar 2015 15:58 GMT | Iran, Middle East, Politics
30 Mar 2015 09:48 GMT | Health, Polio, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America