Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Dancing to defy ageing & loneliness in Mexico
Government troops and Shia militias begin operation in bid to retake provincial capital Ramadi from armed group.
26 May 2015 12:32 GMT | War & Conflict, Iraq, Middle East, ISIL
Nkurunziza's spokesman hits out at mounting diplomatic pressure amid fresh crackdown against protesters in Bujumbura.
26 May 2015 11:32 GMT | Politics, Africa, Burundi
Rohingyas who fled Myanmar 20 years ago share their thoughts about friends and family facing persecution back home.
26 May 2015 10:45 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Human Rights, Asia Pacific, Migrants, Rohingya
Group says 25 officers died in attacks in Garissa county, but Kenya's interior ministry says no police officer killed.
26 May 2015 09:28 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Kenya, Somalia, Al-Shabab
After days of fierce fighting, government troops reportedly capture strategic Malakal town from rebel fighters.
26 May 2015 05:53 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, South Sudan
Government of PM Modi blocks the bank accounts of 8,975 NGOs, in a move critics say is aimed at stifling dissent.
26 May 2015 11:57 GMT | Politics, Asia, India
At least 13 policemen and seven soldiers killed after Taliban fighters attack police headquarters in Helmand province.
26 May 2015 09:19 GMT | War & Conflict, Asia, Afghanistan, Taliban
Trial of Washington Post's bureau chief, who has been detained for 10 months, will be closed to public, his family says.
26 May 2015 06:54 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Iran
Wolf volcano, home to the only population of pink iguanas in the world, sends plume of fire and ash into the sky.
26 May 2015 06:00 GMT | Environment, Volcano, Ecuador, Latin America
As the country struggles to rebuild after the earthquake, these before and after images show the extent of the job.
Taking inspiration from public space was key to the Jidar street art festival in Rabat, organiser says.
26 May 2015 11:21 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Morocco
Millions of Nepalis are working hard to rebuild ahead of monsoon, following major earthquake and subsequent aftershocks.
25 May 2015 07:54 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Asia, Nepal, Earthquake, Natural disasters
Neighbouring countries are bracing for a bigger influx of refugees as political unrest continues unabated in Burundi.
24 May 2015 12:15 GMT | Politics, Refugees, Africa, Burundi, Tanzania
The armed group fighting Somali government makes millions from charcoal sales.
26 May 2015 11:17 GMT | War & Conflict, Al-Shabab, Somalia, Kenya, Africa
25 May 2015 16:49 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Nepal, Asia
The Ethiopian prime minister discusses democracy, human rights, press freedom and the future of his country.
Politics, Human Rights, Ethiopia
The story of Algeria's past, present and future - from independence to the Arab Spring and beyond.
As China tries to outmuscle its neighbours, we ask who will win the battle over the resource-rich waters.
Business & Economy, War & Conflict, Politics
People & Power investigates how Chad is responding to the threat posed by Boko Haram across West Africa.
War & Conflict, Africa, Boko Haram