Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"The Islam of Timbuktu was taken hostage"
Suspected fighters riding on horses shoot dead nearly 80 people in three villages in Nigeria's Borno state, locals say.
31 Aug 2015 20:07 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Nigeria, Boko Haram
Rocket attack by unknown gunmen on an army jeep in Rugari in North Kivu province leaves six troops dead, officials say.
31 Aug 2015 15:36 GMT | War & Conflict, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
From the fiction of Nollywood to the reality of Nigerian politics, movie star Kate Henshaw wants to make a difference.
31 Aug 2015 14:29 GMT | Arts & Culture, Africa, Nigeria, Politics
Miners say they are able to save money to buy cars and houses thanks to government's focus on safety and health issues.
31 Aug 2015 10:42 GMT | Ethiopia, Business & Economy, Africa
Accra's 5th annual Chale Wote Street Art Festival gives local artists the chance to showcase their talents.
More violence, marked by assassinations, in post elections Burundi, creates atmosphere of fear and insecurity.
With continued government and rebel force fighting, civilians caught in between find shelter in holy city of Waat.
Abderrahmane Sissako, one of Africa's most prominent filmmakers, discusses his latest film, Islam, and events in Mali.
30 Aug 2015 15:46 GMT
Army and rebels accuse each other of breaking ceasefire just hours after it came into force.
30 Aug 2015 14:31 GMT
Eddie Konboigo, head of ex-president's CDP party, among six candidates whose nominations have been rejected.
30 Aug 2015 10:21 GMT
In remote countryside, The Thread aspires to inspire local villagers and attract designers from across the world.
30 Aug 2015 03:45 GMT
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has signed peace deal but after 20 months of conflict many doubt agreement will hold.
Tens of thousands practice in secret due to centuries of persecution and now they are divided over going public.
29 Aug 2015 21:19 GMT
Anti-Balaka group releases children in country where as many as 10,000 child soldiers may have been forced into combat.
29 Aug 2015 11:37 GMT
Officials say 105 dead and at least 100 missing after boat sinks off Libyan coast in latest Mediterranean disaster.
29 Aug 2015 04:41 GMT
Security Council says it remains ready to impose arms embargo if agreement aimed at ending 20-month war collapses.
29 Aug 2015 03:24 GMT
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
The chilling and courageous account of a Danish-Somalian boy in Copenhagen who fell victim to al-Shabab recruiters.
War & Conflict, Al-Shabab, Denmark