Man jailed for dangling baby from window in Algeria

Man jailed for dangling baby from window in Algeria..

Ella Flores 20-Jun, 09:31 10 BBC

A court in Algeria has sentenced a man to two years in prison for dangling his baby out of a window in order to attract "likes" on...


UN refugee agency: Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide

UN refugee agency: Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide..

Sophia Bell 19-Jun, 11:42 12 BBC

A record 65.6 million people are either refugees, asylum seekers or internally displaced across the globe, the UN refugee agency said. The...


Somali soldier who killed minister Siraji gets death sentence

Somali soldier who killed minister Siraji gets death sentence..

Lily Evans 19-Jun, 11:42 12 BBC

The Somali soldier who shot dead the country's youngest-ever cabinet minister last month has been sentenced to death by firing squad. Abas...


'Half' Nigeria food aid for Boko Haram victims not delivered

'Half' Nigeria food aid for Boko Haram victims not delivered..

Antonio Roberts 19-Jun, 05:24 12 BBC

Up to half the food aid meant for people who have fled Nigeria's Islamist insurgency has reportedly been diverted, the government says. It...


Marriage plans

Marriage plans..

Michael Adamson 18-Jun, 20:24 19 BBC

In Tunisia, young women are expected to be virgins when they marry, leading to a growing trade in hymen reconstruction surgery. Yasmine...


Mali tourist resort 'under attack'

Mali tourist resort 'under attack'..

Maria Stewart 18-Jun, 14:02 15 BBC

Tourist resort in Mali popular with Westerners under attack, with reports of shots being fired Tourist resort in Mali popular with...


Style in the slum

Style in the slum..

William Jacobson 16-Jun, 17:36 19 BBC

Stephen is also known as Ondivow, a local slang word meaning "on the go". His friends called him that because he is always moving around...


London fire: Two Ethiopian families still missing

London fire: Two Ethiopian families still missing..

Tyler Holmes 16-Jun, 14:55 16 BBC

Several British nationals of Ethiopian origin are still missing after the huge fire in a tower block in West London, says the Ethiopian...


Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane sworn in despite wife's killing

Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane sworn in despite wife's..

Mia Mason 16-Jun, 11:30 14 BBC

Lesotho's new Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has been sworn in, two days after his estranged wife was shot dead. There were doubts whether...


Archaeologists in Ethiopia uncover ancient city

Archaeologists in Ethiopia uncover ancient city..

Antonio Roberts 16-Jun, 08:42 21 BBC

A forgotten city thought to date back as far as the 10th century AD has been uncovered by a team of archaeologists in eastern Ethiopia. ...


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