Yemen

What does killing of political chief mean for Houthis?

Houthi leader's death could embolden the movement to carry out further attacks against Saudi Arabia, analysts say.

What does the death of Saleh al-Sammad mean for Yemen's Houthis?

Muslim Ban

Yemeni family 'hopeless' after disabled daughter denied US visa

Thousands of Yemeni-American families have been stranded in Djibouti or forced back to Yemen due to Trump's travel ban.

Yemeni family 'hopeless' after disabled daughter denied US visa

Human Rights

Anti-sexual harassment message resounds in Africa

As women around the world stand up to harassing and abusing men, the struggle is alive and well in Africa.

Anti-sexual harassment message resounds in Africa

Iran

Is Iran really a nuclear threat?

Investigative journalist Gareth Porter dispels some of the myths surrounding Iran's nuclear programme.

Is Iran really a nuclear threat?

Books

For the love of books: Mobile libraries around the world

This World Book Day, we meet the people behind mobile libraries serving communities from Nigeria to the Netherlands.

For the love of books: Mobile libraries around the world

Yemen

Cooking-gas crisis forces Yemenis to turn to rubbish

Saudi blockade has caused a chronic shortage of propane gas, forcing Yemenis to find alternatives to prepare food.

Yemenis resort to burning firewood and rubbish to cook food