Explore the origins and evolution of ISIL
'Miners Shot Down' wins Emmy for best documentary
A member of Uganda's LGBTI community says he hopes the pontiff spreads a message of love and tolerance during his visit.
27 Nov 2015 15:13 GMT | Uganda, Pope Francis, Africa, Religion
After touring Kenya and Uganda, Pope Francis will round off his trip to Africa in the Central African Republic.
27 Nov 2015 14:02 GMT | Africa, Central African Republic, Pope Francis
AU leaders in Zambia say ending practice is a priority but governments must create and enforce laws to stop problem.
27 Nov 2015 13:56 GMT | Politics, Africa, Zambia
'The Bulldozer' orders raft of cost-cutting measures, including Christmas cards, striking a chord with many Tanzanians.
27 Nov 2015 10:46 GMT | Politics, Tanzania, Poverty, Africa
Pope Francis calls for African dialogue between Christianity and Islam - the continent's fastest growing religions.
In 2015, more than 50 attacks, in which almost 1,000 civilians were killed, were committed in the name of ISIL.
As Yemen's conflict grinds on, the refugee population at Djibouti's Markazi camp has quadrupled since late September.
Pontiff warns against vested 'interests' thwarting crucial deal to limit dangerous effects of greenhouse gases.
27 Nov 2015 10:33 GMT
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita discusses the Bamako hotel attack, what his government plans to do next and the volatile north.
27 Nov 2015 07:48 GMT
In second day of historic Africa visit, pontiff says illegal forms of trafficking fuel political instability and crime.
26 Nov 2015 21:50 GMT
Identity of suspects and their alleged role in Radisson Blu siege not disclosed as officials begin interrogation.
26 Nov 2015 20:37 GMT
We investigate the sinister and mysterious murders of some of Uganda's leading Muslim clerics.
Could the attack on a luxury hotel in the Malian capital have been prevented?
Report warns that huge production losses are shrinking the available calorie intake for people in developing nations.
26 Nov 2015 19:02 GMT
Despite rain, worshippers gather to greet Pope Francis on his visit to Kenya and attend mass.
26 Nov 2015 16:04 GMT
26 Nov 2015 14:23 GMT
On Pope Francis's visit to Kenya, rights activists question Church stance on reproductive rights.
26 Nov 2015 13:51 GMT
The insatiable appetite for antiques by China's growing nouveau riche is feeding a counterfeit industry.
Asia, China, Business & Economy
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan faces backlash over what he describes as growing intolerance and insecurity in India.
Politics, Arts & Culture, Asia
Politics, Mali, War & Conflict
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests