Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"The Islam of Timbuktu was taken hostage"
Poor equipment, leadership and tactics hamper Nigeria's fight against hard-line Islamist fighters.
15 Jan 2015 06:06 GMT
African nation has the third-highest number of child brides globally with 39 percent of girls married off before age 18.
04 Dec 2014 05:32 GMT
Thousands of Muslims in the Central African Republic have fled as UN chief warns of 'ethno-religious cleansing'.
29 Apr 2014 06:45 GMT | Central African Republic, Chad, Sudan
Without weapons, Ghana's peacekeepers saved many Rwandans through negotiations alone.
Chris Stein | 06 Apr 2014 10:09 GMT | Bangladesh, Belgium, Burundi, Ghana, Rwanda
Coastal erosion has forced a town of thousands to flee into a swampy, trash-filled area.
Chris Stein | 28 Dec 2013 13:12 GMT
Dangerous practice of burning electronic waste to extract metals could be made safely obsolete.
Chris Stein | 02 Nov 2013 16:40 GMT | Environment, Germany, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Niger
From the fiction of Nollywood to the reality of Nigerian politics, movie star Kate Henshaw wants to make a difference.
Arts & Culture, Africa, Nigeria
We look at the micro-blogging site and how it has changed the way breaking news is reported.
Media, United States, Twitter
People & Power investigates South Korea's disturbing rise in suicides, particularly among the elderly.
Health, Asia, South Korea
We explore how US foreign policy in the Middle East is driving the media's negative portrayals of Arabs and Muslims.
Media, Middle East, US