Ice and snow blanket Europe

Severe cold and snow have brought misery, and some joy, across the continent.

Latin America

Week in Pictures: From Baghdad blasts to Turkey attack

From the prison break in Brazil to blasts in Baghdad and an attack on a Turkish nightclub, here is the week in pictures.


Cricket beyond boundaries

Away from the glamour and glitz, cricket is played by those less abled and less privileged than their idols.

Business & Economy

The human cost of palm oil production in Myanmar

Aggressive expansion of plantations enacted in southern provinces largely ignoring environment and workers' rights.

Middle East

Manhunt under way as people mourn killings in Istanbul

Security measures heightened in major Turkish cities, with police barring traffic leading up to key squares.