Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
Armed groups are using high-quality cameras and videos to recruit members and build support in Syria, Yemen, and Iraq.
21 Aug 2014 08:52 GMT | Science & Technology, Politics, Iraq, Israel, Syria
The influx of Syrians has boosted the local economy but also heightened competition and social tensions.
18 Dec 2013 06:23 GMT | Greece, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
A new clinic in the war torn region has provided amputees prosthetic limbs and medical aid.
16 Dec 2013 11:10 GMT | Pakistan, Syria, Turkey, United Kingdom
After being freed from smugglers in the Sinai, refugees face a new set of challenges in Egypt's capital.
Leyland Cecco | 08 Dec 2013 12:52 GMT | Egypt, Eritrea, Israel, Sudan
Persecuted Oromo demand UN protection in Egypt amid dam dispute.
Leyland Cecco | 20 Jun 2013 16:15 GMT
First-ever West Bank marathon attracted 650 runners and highlighted the Palestinian plight.
Leyland Cecco | 22 Apr 2013 07:47 GMT
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