Business & Economy

The designer keeping embroidery tradition alive in Morocco

Fadila el Gadi has opened a school that teaches underprivileged children in Morocco the 'dying art' of embroidery.

The designer keeping embroidery tradition alive in Morocco

Middle East

3D-printed limbs: New hope to war amputees in Amman

A MSF-run hospital in Jordan offers 3D-printed prosthetics to amputated war victims from across the Middle East.

MSF-run hospital offers 3D-printed prostheses to war wounded

Arts & Culture

Ethiopian holy city mired in protests and controversy

The much-vaunted rock-hewn churches of Lalibela have lately become the surprising source of protests and local tensions.

Lalibela: Ethiopian holy city mired in protests and controversy

Nelson Mandela

In Pictures: Mandela's life

The South African leader rose from rural obscurity to become one of the world's most respected and loved figures.

In Pictures: Mandela's life

Europe

Paris protests: Scenes of destruction on Champs Elysées

Damage at Arc de Triomphe has forced authorities to close the monument while it is being repaired.

Paris protests: Scenes of destruction on Champs Elysées