Andrew Connelly

Andrew Connelly

Slovenia

In limbo: Inside Britain's detention system

Asylum seekers in the UK complain of neglect, abuse and lengthy detentions.

In limbo: Inside Britain's detention system

History

Should giant Charles Byrne be left to rest in peace?

Ethical questions linger 234 years after surgeon who inspired Dr Jekyll character stole Byrne's towering corpse.

Should giant Charles Byrne be left to rest in peace?

Europe

No way in and no way out for Yemeni refugees in Europe

The few Yemeni refugees who make it to Greece find themselves bewildered and trapped by contradictory asylum rules.

No way in and no way out for Yemeni refugees in Europe

Refugees

Refugee riot breaks out on Greek island

Police tear gas Moria detention camp after unaccompanied children become involved in ethnic fighting.

Refugee riot breaks out on Greek island

Refugee Crisis

Is Albania the next stop for stranded refugees?

A country with its own recent history of migration could soon find itself at the centre of Europe's refugee crisis.

Is Albania the next stop for stranded refugees?

Refugees

Why is Europe closing its borders to Afghans?

Afghans become the latest to be denied access to Europe through the Greek-Macedonian border, closing a long-used route.

Why is Europe closing its borders to Afghans?

Politics

Pig farm takes centre stage in battle for Roma history

Activists in the Czech Republic demand that a pig farm built over a former WWII era concentration camp be shut down.

Pig farm takes centre stage in battle for Roma history

Politics

Poisoned spy inquiry reignites British-Russian tensions

Inquest into the 2006 nuclear-poisoning of ex-Russian spy continues with Alexander Litvinenko's wife testifying.

Poisoned spy inquiry reignites British-Russian tensions

Europe

Whisky purveyors weigh in on Scotland vote

Spirits are high in Scotland's 'Whisky Capital of the World' with one distillery thirsty for independence.

Whisky purveyors weigh in on Scotland vote

Kenya

UK war on immigration tears families apart

British immigration law that imposes income hurdles for family visas is punishing citizens married to foreigners.

UK war on immigration tears families apart

Europe

Transnistria: Europe's other Crimea

Pro-Russian region carved out of Moldova could be an example of where parts of Ukraine are headed as tensions mount.

Transnistria: Europe's other Crimea

Poverty & Development

Muslim gender segregation stirs UK debate

Incident at University College London talk thrusts Islam's male-and-female divide into the spotlight.

Muslim gender segregation stirs UK debate