Humanitarian crises

Mukwege, Murad awarded 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

Mukwege is a gynaecologist treating survivors of sexual violence in the DRC and Murad is a Yazidi human rights activist.

Rohingya

India criticised for deporting seven Rohingya men to Myanmar

India has deported its first group of Rohingya, raising fears of further repatriations.

Asia Pacific

Indonesia disaster: 92 people arrested for looting

Some people have become so hungry, they have been looting shops and rummaging through garbage to find something to eat.

Middle East

Yemenis protest against Hadi government amid currency freefall

Southern Transition Council pressuring President Hadi over Yemen's economic collapse.

India

India to deport seven Rohingya to Myanmar

The men are been deported to neighbouring Myanmar for illegally entering India, according to officials.

India to deport seven Rohingya to Myanmar

Indonesia

In Pictures: Indonesia's deadly earthquake and tsunami

With most of the confirmed deaths from Palu, authorities brace for much worse as reports filter in from outlying areas.

In Pictures: Indonesia's deadly earthquake and tsunami

Opinion

The past six months in Gaza have been like another war

I am a doctor in Gaza and I have never seen anything like this before.

Mohammed Abu Mughaiseeb

by Mohammed Abu Mughaiseeb

Mohammed Abu Mughaiseeb

Indonesia

Quake-hit Indonesia buries dead in mass grave

Rescuers race against the clock to save those still trapped in the rubble as authorities call for international help.

Indonesia quake and tsunami: Bodies buried in mass grave

Inside Story

Can the UN revive talks to end the Yemen war?

Key players voice support but previous attempts to resolve the three-year conflict have ended in disappointment.

Indonesia

Tsunami death toll tops 800 amid search for survivors

The death toll from quake-tsunami disaster rises to 832 with officials saying it is likely to increase.

Bangladesh

Sanitary pads and panties: Rohingya women working to help others

Access to hygiene products has been made possible as Rohingya women in Kutupalong refugee camp produce pads and panties.

Sanitary pads and panties: Rohingya women working to help others

Yemen

UN rights body votes to extend Yemen's war crimes probe

Nations vote 21 to eight in favour of extending probe despite opposition from Saudi Arabia and Yemen itself.

UN rights body votes to extend Yemen's war crimes probe

Canada

Canada strips Suu Kyi of honorary citizenship

Canadian MPs vote unanimously to revoke symbolic honour from Myanmar leader over her handling of Rohingya crisis.

Canada strips Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi of honorary citizenship

Nigeria

Nigeria floods death toll hits 199

Heavy rains and flooding in 12 states deemed a national disaster with hundreds of thousands facing a cholera outbreak.

Nigeria floods death toll hits 199

War & Conflict

Great March of Return: Every Friday I fear being killed

Mohammed Zaanoun, a photographer and videographer, has been documenting the protests since the first day.

Great March of Return: Six months of protests in the Gaza Strip