Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Ancient Peruvian technology to fix a water crisis
Dutch citizens joining ISIL and far-right rhetoric are cited as factors fueling assaults on Muslim houses of worship.
26 Dec 2014 14:58 GMT | Syria, Netherlands
Anti-Moroccan comments made by Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders spark defections, outrage and mass protests.
24 Mar 2014 16:30 GMT | Germany
Amnesty International says government forces are responsible for "a shocking catalogue of abuses" in secret jails.
28 Dec 2013 10:08 GMT
Facing a worsening atmosphere in Egypt, many Syrians are setting off on an uncertain voyage to Europe.
Brenda Stoter | 03 Dec 2013 12:52 GMT | Egypt, Italy, Sweden, Syria
Girls as young as 14 are being married off, fearing attacks in the world's second-largest refugee camp.
Brenda Stoter | 12 Nov 2013 07:06 GMT | Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Syria
Mass arrests and jail without charge hark back to Hosni Mubarak's rule, protesters say.
Brenda Stoter | 07 Oct 2013 12:32 GMT | Egypt
About 50,000 Syrians, mostly Kurds, have fled to the Domiz camp in northern Iraq as violence rages at home.
Brenda Stoter | 25 May 2013 09:28 GMT | Politics, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
As the Kurdistan Workers' Party withdraws its fighters from Turkey, relatives hope to be reunited with their loved ones.
Brenda Stoter | 14 May 2013 16:26 GMT | Politics, China, Iran, Iraq, Turkey
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia