Laura Burdon-Manley

Laura Burdon-Manley

Africa

Malawians urge electoral commission's chairwoman to resign

They protest against the annulment of last year's presidential election vote by the top court.

Malawians urge electoral commission's chairwoman to resign

Europe

Refugees, migrants in Serbia attempt to cross Hungary's border

Refugees, migrants in Serbia attempt to cross Hungarian border closed 5 years ago to reach European Union countries.

Refugees, migrants in Serbia attempt to cross Hungary's border

Africa

Ivory Coast demolitions: Shantytown near airport cleared

Tens of thousands of residents by Abidjan International Airport left homeless in government move to demolish houses.

Ivory Coast demolitions: Shantytown near airport cleared

Africa

Guinea protesters urged to continue general strike

About 20 people have been killed in protests that turned violent, latest victims were four boys shot this week.

Guinea protesters urged to continue general strike

Middle East

Canada to join probe into Ukraine airplane crash in Iran

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his country will be part of investigation after 63 of 176 killed in crash were Canadian citizens.

Canada to join probe into Ukraine airplane crash in Iran

Asia Pacific

Minorities in Myanmar receive training

A group founded by a former member of US special forces is training people from ethnic minorities in Myanmar.

Minorities in Myanmar receive training

Europe

Malta PM 'planning' to resign

Reports come as Joseph Muscat faces pressure over government's alleged cover-up of murder of a journalist two years ago.

Malta PM 'planning' to resign

Asia

Afghanistan's delayed election results raising concerns

Afghanistan's Election Commission is struggling to meet its own deadline to announce preliminary results of last month's presidential poll.

Afghanistan's delayed election results raising concerns

Arts & Culture

Art from rubbish: Noted artist Anatsui holds exhibition in Doha

The Ghanaian artist has won many awards for his works that are made predominately from rubbish.

Art from rubbish: Noted artist Anatsui holds exhibition in Doha

Africa

Niger fighting: Tens of thousands flee violence

The UN warns that a crisis in the Sahel region including Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso is reaching unprecedented levels.

Niger fighting: Tens of thousands flee violence

Middle East

Saudi Arabia accused of recruiting Sudanese children, mercenaries

Allegations come as Sudanese officials call for Yemen peace deal and for Sudanese troops there to return home.

Saudi Arabia accused of recruiting Sudanese children, mercenaries

Africa

Chad unrest: A new regional sultan to solve the crisis

When the fighting began, a three-month state of emergency was imposed. The army was deployed, there were dozens of arrests and weapons were seized.

Chad unrest: A new regional sultan to solve the crisis