Africa's stunning new UNESCO World Heritage Sites

1 year 7 months ago
For the amount of cultural, scientific and historic sites in Africa, it's a continent underrepresented on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This year's intake does little to buck the trend, but it does at least include the recognition of three fascinating locations.

Brexit tensions

1 year 7 months ago
There is added tension among EU lawmakers over what to do with the UK's 73 seats after Brexit.

Dubai's most extravagant hotels

1 year 7 months ago
In October 2016, Dubai reached another milestone, crossing 100,000 hotel rooms in the emirate. Not one to rest on its laurels, there are plans to construct another 30,000 by the end of 2018. If Dubai reaches that figure, it will be giving Las Vegas a run for its money.

Two revolutionaries

1 year 7 months ago
France's Emmanuel Macron reaches out to President Trump, welcoming him to Paris for Bastille Day.

'Sent to die'

1 year 7 months ago
The story of a severely disabled man imprisoned in Moscow for violent assault has outraged many social media users.