Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Chad's response to the threat posed by Boko Haram
12 Jun 2011 21:29 GMT
A Turkish citizen cast her vote in Istanbul on Sunday after a spirited election campaign by all major parties [AFP]
An official showed a ballot paper with the names of 14 political parties on it at a polling station in Ankara [AFP]
Istanbul, which is Turkey(***)s largest city, will be represented by 85 deputies in the new parliament [AFP]
President Abdullah Gul and his wife Hayrunnisa Gul arrived at a polling station in Ankara to cast their votes [AFP]
Gul, who belongs to the ruling AKP, was Turkey(***)s foreign minister before becoming president [AFP]
Kemal Kilicdaroglu, the leader of the main opposition Republican People(***)s Party, voted at a polling station in Ankara [AFP]
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the prime minister, cast his vote in Istanbul, his home city [AFP]
Supporters of AKP in Ankara waved flags as they celebrated the party(***)s third straight win [AFP]
The AKP, despite its electoral triumph, failed to secure a majority large enough to rewrite the Turkish constitution [AFP]
Narendra Modi and his ruling BJP government receive a mixed response on the delivery of pre-election promises.
Politics, Asia, India
Amid a deadly cholera outbreak in an isolated village, century-old vessel is ferrying out sick and desperate people.
Humanitarian crises, Refugees, Burundi
A month after the earthquake killed more than 8,600 people, volunteer relief missions continue to be a vital lifeline.
Humanitarian crises, Nepal, Asia
Economic crisis and new technologies drive cultural icon of carefree Italian life off the roads.
Arts & Culture, Business & Economy, Europe
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