Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
Thousands seek new routes to cross the treacherous desert to their final destination across the Mediterranean.
28 May 2015 12:57 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Middle East, Libya
Palestine's FIFA motion is part of wider efforts to challenge what activists say are racist Israeli policies.
27 May 2015 09:09 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, FIFA, Palestine, Israel
Syrian refugees in war-torn Yemen have been catapulted into the same type of conflict they were fleeing.
26 May 2015 11:49 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Syria: Broken Nation
A small museum inside the chaotic Shatila Palestinian refugee camp chronicles decades of trauma and forced displacement.
25 May 2015 12:40 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Human Rights, War & Conflict, Arts & Culture, Middle East
Activists struggle to save what remains of Beirut's architectural heritage.
Taking inspiration from public space was key to the Jidar street art festival in Rabat, organiser says.
Although multiple refugee influxes have strained Jordan's economy, the country's cultural sector has benefited.
Israel's plan to relocate dozens of Bedouin villages will kill any remaining hopes for two-state solution, analysts say.
25 May 2015 10:04 GMT
With their lands used as bases for various armed groups, farmers say they have been unable to tend their crops.
24 May 2015 12:47 GMT
Activists say Israeli authorities are "watching social media closely and targeting Palestinians" for online postings.
23 May 2015 13:49 GMT
At a time when the Middle East appears to be falling apart, perhaps there is value in looking back.
22 May 2015 09:42 GMT
Five women, Israeli and Palestinian, born in the same year but irreconcilably divided by history and events.
UN warns that trouble in Yemen could open a corridor for so-called jihadists through Somalia.
Recent major territorial gains by ISIL are making many players very nervous.
As the war continues to claim hundreds of civilians' lives and displace thousands more, families seek refuge by the sea.
21 May 2015 11:20 GMT
Palestinian football association calls for Israel to be suspended from FIFA over "discrimination" and "oppression".
21 May 2015 01:26 GMT
Troops and Shia units challenge ISIL fighters holding facility, control of which has been hotly contested for months.
28 May 2015 20:46 GMT
When a bomb exploded in a neighbourhood he knew well, Karim Wasfi went there and performed. He tells us why.
28 May 2015 14:15 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