FGM: girl-children of Dawoodi Bohra sect are the only Muslim women in India systematically and forcefully mutilated.
07 Mar 2016 16:52 GMT | Women, Human Rights, Asia, India, women's rights
Stuck in impoverished conditions with no resources, maternal health among India's tea tribes is faltering.
13 Aug 2015 15:45 GMT | Human Rights, India, Asia
Iraq aims to remove all remaining landmines by 2018, but new explosives laid by ISIL fighters have stymied progress.
20 Feb 2015 13:03 GMT | War & Conflict, Human Rights, Middle East, Iraq
Despite the YPG's commitment to demobilise underage fighters, many have still found their way into combat.
Sophie Cousins | 13 Dec 2014 11:21 GMT | War & Conflict, Syria, Middle East
Inoculation campaigns have faced massive challenges amid the country's plummeting security situation.
Sophie Cousins | 23 Nov 2014 10:40 GMT | Health, Syria, Middle East
Despite a lack of safety gear and medical training, injured fighters are determined to return to the front lines.
Sophie Cousins | 04 Nov 2014 08:19 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Kurds
Lebanese campaign to save water amid a shortage is unlikely to work without government regulation, experts say.
Sophie Cousins | 24 Aug 2014 07:49 GMT | Environment, Lebanon, Syria, Middle East
Iraqi families have sought shelter at a refugee camp near the country's Kurdish region, after fleeing major violence.
Sophie Cousins | 06 Aug 2014 09:20 GMT | War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Middle East, Iraq
Wounded Iraqi civilians have flocked to hospitals under fire from Islamic State fighters and government forces.
Sophie Cousins | 04 Aug 2014 08:00 GMT | Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Middle East, Iraq
The group's takeover of farms in Qaraqosh, 30km from Mosul, has caused fear among residents, and a jump in food prices.
Sophie Cousins | 29 Jul 2014 08:18 GMT | Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Iraq, Middle East, Farming
Stations based in Turkey provide Syrians with the latest news.
Sophie Cousins | 07 Apr 2014 08:12 GMT | Arts & Culture, US & Canada, France, Syria, Turkey
In an exclusive interview, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discusses the failed coup and the ongoing crackdown.
Turkey attempted coup, Turkey, Middle East
This series explores the dark and dramatic history of France's relationships with its former African colonies.
Politics, France, Africa
A Palestinian cameraman records the 2014 Israeli assault on Shujayea, including the final moments of his own life.
Media, Gaza, Israel
What is behind Venezuela's descent into chaos and the bitter ideological struggle dividing the nation?
Business & Economy, Politics, Venezuela