Democracy on trial?

1 year 8 months ago
The BBC's Karen Allen asks whether the treason charges faced by Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema are a sign that Zambia's reputation as a bastion of democracy is under threat.

Women in black

1 year 8 months ago
Mrs Trump wore a veil to the Vatican - but what are the rules for a meeting with a pope?

Philippines leader declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

1 year 8 months ago
Deadly clashes erupted between government troops and Islamist militants Tuesday in the southern city of Marawi, prompting Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law there and the rest of the island of Mindanao, the state-run Philippines News Agency reported.