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Ramadan: Why the first morning of fasting is ‘nerve-wracking’

Ten-year-old Nadia from Mombasa, Kenya talks about what Ramadan means to her. more

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Potato farmers want payout from PepsiCo

Indian potato farmers want “compensation for harassment and intimidation” from US giant PepsiCo. more

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Israel probes Golan Heights mass vulture poisoning

The killings wipe out half the vulture population in the Israeli-occupied territory. more

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Dozens feared dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia

Many migrants are thought to have died after a boat sailing from Libya capsizes in the Mediterranean. more

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Endangered kakapo parrot gets pioneering brain surgery

The procedure is a world-first amid efforts to save the species, native to New Zealand. more

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‘Hostages freed’ by French in Burkina Faso

Four foreign hostages freed by French forces in West African country of Burkina Faso, government says more

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Colombia filmmaker shot dead reporting documentary on violence

A Colombian filmmaker is shot dead while conducting interviews for a documentary. more

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Husband and wife business partners: ‘We love pottery as we love life’

Husband and wife Abdoulaye and Mariama, who are both deaf, run a successful pottery business together. more

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Norwegian woman dies from rabies after Philippines puppy bite

Birgitte Kallestad is thought to been infected by a stray puppy while on holiday in the Philippines. more

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Robert Mugabe sells off his combine harvesters

Observers say it could be sign that the former president of Zimbabwe is in financial trouble. more