Film points finger at government

Film points finger at government..

Maria Stewart 22-Apr, 19:57 26 BBC

Three years ago the Sewol ferry disaster sparked a massive public outcry in South Korea, one that continues to reverberate till today. Now,...


Vietnamese villagers free police hostages

Vietnamese villagers free police hostages..

Emily Kelly 22-Apr, 16:51 16 BBC

Residents of a village in Vietnam have freed the remaining 19 hostages they were holding in a week-long stand-off over land rights. The...


Mazar-e Sharif attack: Afghanistan mourns deadly Taliban assault

Mazar-e Sharif attack: Afghanistan mourns deadly Taliban assault..

Lily Evans 22-Apr, 15:34 24 BBC

Afghanistan is holding a day of national mourning after the Taliban attacked an army base, killing or wounding more than 100 soldiers. ...


US to honour 'dumb' Australia migrant deal

US to honour 'dumb' Australia migrant deal..

William Jacobson 22-Apr, 00:41 29 BBC

The United States has confirmed it will be going through with a migrant resettlement plan made with Australia. US President Donald Trump...


Purple prose

Purple prose..

Kevin Allen 21-Apr, 15:00 23 BBC

There are few professions that allow one to be as verbose as a judge. Sometimes, this freedom can result in powerful judgments that weave...


Dozens of Afghan troops dead in Taliban base attack

Dozens of Afghan troops dead in Taliban base attack..

Ella Flores 21-Apr, 14:40 25 BBC

At least 50 Afghan soldiers have been killed in an attack by Taliban insurgents on a military base in northern Balkh province, military...


'Invisible violence'

'Invisible violence'..

Diego Ross 21-Apr, 11:26 17 BBC

"I think art is life, and I believe in a kind of art that comes from life and experience." Behrouz Boochani is messaging me on WhatsApp...


Why Vietnamese villagers are holding police hostage

Why Vietnamese villagers are holding police hostage..

Michael Adamson 21-Apr, 11:26 19 BBC

Residents of a village outside Hanoi are holding policemen and officials hostage in a week-long stand-off over a land dispute. Local...


India minister asks states to protect Kashmir students

India minister asks states to protect Kashmir students..

Sophia Bell 21-Apr, 08:56 23 BBC

India's Home Affairs Minister Rajnath Singh has told state governments to ensure the safety of students from Indian-administered Kashmir. ...


Twenty dead as lorry runs into protest in southern India

Twenty dead as lorry runs into protest in southern India..

Lily Evans 21-Apr, 08:56 22 BBC

At least 20 people have died after a lorry rammed into a group of farmers staging a protest in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh....


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