Human Rights

'Appalling' video shows NY police pulling baby from mother's arms

Outrage over video showing NYPD officers violently yanking toddler from his mother's arms at Brooklyn food stamp office.

'Appalling' video shows NY police pulling baby from mother's arms

101 East

Nepal's Children at Risk

Investigating rising fears that Nepal has become a target for paedophiles acting under the cover of aid work.

US-Mexico border

Heavy rain turns Tijuana asylum seeker camp to mud

Hundreds moved to indoor facility as fears grow migrants and refugees will become sick due to unsanitary conditions.

Heavy rain turns Tijuana asylum seeker camp to mud

Inside Story

Why does Israel continue to jail Palestinian children?

Israel has reportedly detained more than 900 Palestinian children in 2018.

US-Mexico border

US Border Patrol agent acquitted in Mexican teen's 2012 death

Jury finds Lonnie Swartz, who shot dead 16-year-old Jose Rodriguez, not guilty of involuntary manslaughter.

US Border Patrol agent acquitted in Mexican teen's 2012 death

Europe

French priest and bishop convicted over sexual abuse of minors

The convictions are the latest in a series of sex abuse scandals that have rocked the Vatican.

French priest and bishop convicted over sexual abuse of minors

Interactive

Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

Africa

How Nigeria's fear of child 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

Abandonment, persecution, violence: Childhoods lost as young Nigerians are branded as witches.

How Nigeria's fear of child 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

United States

US court rules against Trump on DACA immigrant programme

California judge rules to keep Obama-era protections for undocumented migrants brought to the US as children.

US court rules against Trump on DACA immigrant programme

US Midterms 2018

Young voters: We can march, shout and walk out, but we must vote

A network of youth organisations calls on students to leave class at 10am local time and head to polling stations.

Young voters: We can march, shout and walk out, but we must vote

United States

Migrant caravan parents sue Trump over proposed border policy

Parents of six minors travelling through Mexico are plaintiffs in a case filed against Trump and other officials.

Migrant caravan parents sue Trump over proposed border policy

Middle East

Yemeni girl, whose image drew attention to famine, dies

The seven-year-old girl, whose New York Times portrait caused outcry, passed away in a refugee camp, her family says.

Middle East

More Yemeni children die as medicine prices skyrocket

Spiralling inflation in Yemen has nearly doubled the cost of providing for a family.

US-Mexico border

Retrial to begin for US border agent who shot teen across border

Lonnie Swartz is charged with manslaughter in the 2012 fatal cross-border shooting of 16-year-old Jose Rodriguez.

Retrial to begin for US border agent who shot teen across border

Yemen

Saudi air raid 'kills four, including child', in Yemen

Vehicle carrying four civilians struck in Bani Hassan district of Abs province in Hajjah, local media reports.

Saudi air raid 'kills four, including child', in Yemen