Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
Who is to blame for the rise of ISIL?
Retracing Marco Polo's journey through the heartland of China - from mighty Beijing to the City of Heaven.
12 Sep 2014 14:08 GMT
China, Asia, History
Marco Polo's travels retraced - from the Pamir Mountains along the Silk Road to Xanadu and the kingdom of women.
05 Sep 2014 07:07 GMT
In Marco Polo's footsteps: from Venice to the Holy Land, through the Middle East to the home of the assassins of Alamut.
01 Sep 2014 14:42 GMT
Three Kenyan high school students campaign to become school president using music, sweets and a goat to attract votes.
As China increases its economic ties in Africa, has the continent entered a new era of colonialism?
The capital of El Salvador is being torn apart as gangs clash, leaving death, chaos and destruction in their wake.
What can Marco Polo's epic 13th century travels teach us about relations between East and West - then and now?
Arts & Culture
How nurturing chickens is helping elderly communities combat loneliness and associated mental health problems.
Health, Europe, United Kingdom
Travelling from village to village in northern Argentina, one man works to find lasting solutions to endemic problems.
Business & Economy, Environment, Latin America
A four-part series that reveals how a secret pact formed a cartel that controls the world's oil.
Business & Economy, Middle East, Iran
After days on a crowded boat crossing the Mediterranean, one Syrian refugee family strives for a new future in Austria.
War & Conflict, Syria, Immigration