Jacob Balzani Loov

Jacob Balzani Loov

Arts & Culture

In Burkina Faso: FESTIMA, a festival of African masks

The frantic music and dancing transform the mask wearer into a spirit which communicates with ancestors.

In Burkina Faso: FESTIMA, a festival of African masks

Sport

In Pictures: The 'Unrecognised World Cup'

Just before the World Cup, 12 teams from unrecognised or long-extinct states competed in a tournament of their own.

In Pictures: The 'Unrecognised World Cup'

Arts & Culture

Yoga bends the trends in Kenya

New project trains yoga teachers and students in some of the poorest parts of Nairobi.

Yoga bends the trends in Kenya

Georgia

New fences worry Russia's neighbour

After a bloody 2008 war over South Ossetia, Russia is now building a fence inside territory disputed with Georgia.

New fences worry Russia's neighbour