Live updates: Israeli-Palestinian violence
Inside the hidden world of hostage taking
19 Apr 2013 12:10 GMT
Massachusetts State Police Timothy Alben, left, speaks to reporters on Friday about the status of the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, Massachusetts [Reuters]
Police officers search around buildings at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology near where a police officer was shot in Cambridge on Thursday [Reuters]
Police officers secure a school building at the MIT campus near where the police officer was believed to have been shot [Reuters]
Gunshots were heard near a building on the campus of MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the university said on its website on Thursday [Reuters]
Massachusetts state police, Cambridge Police and MIT Police search at the scene of the shooting in Cambridge on Thursday [EPA]
Media reports cited the Massachusetts state police in reporting that an officer had died in the shootout [EPA]
A Massachusetts state police officer stands guard at the scene after explosions hit the 117th Boston Marathon in the US city on April 15 [Reuters]
Saved by MSF's Dignity I, refugees explain why they risked their lives on the treacherous route from Africa to Europe.
Refugees, Mediterranean, Human Rights
Global ride-sharing company Uber has faced growing legal pressure in Australia but continues to steer its course.
Business & Economy, Australia, Asia Pacific
UN investigators to determine if the government committed "grave violations" after disabled people ordered back to work.
Human Rights, Health, Mental health
Dutch safety team's final report into the downed Malaysian airliner will not place blame for the attack that killed 298.
MH17, War & Conflict, Ukraine
Battling media narratives in Russian and US bombing campaigns; plus, the conundrum of covering India-Pakistan relations.
Media, Middle East, Syria
Follow the incredible journey of Asadullah Rahman, the youngest inmate to be held at Guantanamo Bay.
War & Conflict, Afghanistan, Taliban
People & Power investigates India's Hindu fundamentalists and their influence on the country's government.
India, Politics, Human Rights
101 East explores why over 300 Australian children are abducted by a parent and taken overseas every year.
Australia, Asia, Law