'World's heaviest woman' dies

1 year 3 months ago
Eman Abdul Atti, once believed to be the "world's heaviest woman," died on Monday due to complications from heart disease and kidney dysfunction, according to a statement from Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates.

'Victim shaming'

1 year 3 months ago
The Indian woman was criticised for drinking, smoking, taking drugs and having condoms in her room.

Merkel starts coalition talks

1 year 3 months ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel began the delicate task of building a coalition government Monday, after a bruising election result significantly weakened her authority.

North Korea accuses Trump of declaring war

1 year 3 months ago
North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho on Monday accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on his country by tweeting over the weekend that North Korea "won't be around much longer."

Our mismatched family

1 year 3 months ago
Mohamed lost count of how many people he had killed when a commander's wife persuaded him to escape.

The great green wall

1 year 3 months ago
Eleven countries are planting a wall of trees from east to west across Africa in order to push back the desert - and in Senegal it's already working.