The United States is leading secret negotiations with 11 other countries over the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.
An alarming number of young UK offenders with criminal records were previously in the care of local authorities.
Caught in cycle of poverty feeding off the informal labour market, Mexico poor grow old on the job, have no retirement.
Forgiveness, reconciliation and an arms embargo are key ingredients for peace in South Sudan, says Bishop Paride Taban.
The number of Muslims has burgeoned in this Italian city, but plans to build a mosque have been contentious.
Plans are afoot to build power plants and frack near one of California's biggest reserves of fresh water.
By jailing a group of young activists, Angola's government has invited criticism of its rule - and its economic policy.
Faced with Western sanctions and falling oil prices, Russia bolsters ties with trade-partner to the east.
As Iceland celebrates 100 years of women's suffrage, some women launch social media campaigns to demand more progress.
Expectations are high for Obama's Kenya visit.