2011 was a year without precedent for the people of the Middle East and North Africa. In this animation John Hurt gives a quick recap of a year of change and rebellion.
Who, what, why
Some handy quick tips to going about your life safely as a woman in Saudi Arabia's guardian system. Pay close attention - there's plenty you can't do. Expect to be punished if you disobey these rules.
In a world where there is no international treaty for the arms trade, but there is one for the banana trade, we wonder what it would be like if you could buy an AK-47 off the telly.
Under the 1993 Oslo Accord, Palestinian fishermen were allowed to work up to 20 nautical miles off the coast of Gaza. It’s since been restricted to just three miles.