How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
31 May 2013 09:09 GMT
Temperatures in Mumbai have been climbing to 34C over the past few days, as the heat builds ahead of the monsoon rains. EPA/DIVYAKANT SOLANKI
The monsoon rains are expected to arrive on June 10, as they work northwards, spreading their life-giving rains across the country. EPA/DIVYAKANT SOLANKI
Ahead of the main monsoon rains, a few thunderstorms are likely in the city. EPA/DIVYAKANT SOLANKI
Any rain will be very welcome, as it will help to ease the spiralling temperatures. EPA/DIVYAKANT SOLANKI
In Dallas, the Huey P Newton Gun Club organises 'manoeuvres' to show communities of colour they can police themselves.
Human Rights, US
A deep-seated cultural preference for boys is skewing India's sex ratio and making slaves of women.
Human Rights, Asia, India
Migrants complain of being sent to squalid shelters, as France unveils plan to reduce asylum processing times.
Europe, France, Migrants
Despite reforms, lifting of sanctions and 'opening', political activists in Myanmar continue to face arrests.
Human Rights, Asia, Myanmar
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?