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Who are Nigeria’s Fulani herdsmen?

Making sense of Nigeria’s Fulani-farmer conflict By Naziru Mikailu BBC News 5 May 2016 From the section Africa Image copyright Getty Images After a spate of deadly attacks in Nigeria this year blamed on ethnic Fulani cattle herders, the president … Continue reading

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VIDEO: ‘Terrifying’ flight from Canadian fire

Media playback is unsupported on your device ‘Terrifying’ flight from Canadian wildfire 5 May 2016 Last updated at 01:00 BST A man who escaped from the wildfire that is raging in Fort McMurray in Canada said the experience was “very … Continue reading

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Australian IS recruiter killed in Iraq

Australian IS recruiter Neil Prakash killed in Iraq 5 May 2016 From the section Australia Image copyright AFP Image caption Around 110 Australians are thought to be fighting with militant groups in Iraq and Syria An Australian man said to … Continue reading

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N Carolina LGBT law ‘violates rights’

N Carolina law ‘violates civil rights’ says US 4 May 2016 From the section US & Canada Image copyright AP Image caption Major businesses and celebrities have protested the law The US Justice Department has told North Carolina that its … Continue reading

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N Carolina LGBT law ‘violates rights’

N Carolina law ‘violates civil rights’ says US 4 May 2016 From the section US & Canada Image copyright AP Image caption Major businesses and celebrities have protested the law The US Justice Department has told North Carolina that its … Continue reading

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Future of Turkish PM Davutoglu in doubt

Turkey’s AK Party to hold congress amid doubt over future of PM 4 May 2016 From the section Europe Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Davutoglu was reportedly uneasy about Mr Erdogan’s desire to shift the balance of power Turkey’s … Continue reading

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Republican John Kasich quits US race

There were times during the early Republican candidate debates when John Kasich got angry. It was almost like he couldn’t believe the things he was hearing from people who wanted to be president.   He seemed to think they were … Continue reading

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Republican John Kasich quits US race

There were times during the early Republican candidate debates when John Kasich got angry. It was almost like he couldn’t believe the things he was hearing from people who wanted to be president.   He seemed to think they were … Continue reading

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Turkish leadership split spoils the party

Turkish leadership split spoils the party By Mark Lowen BBC Turkey correspondent, Ankara 4 May 2016 From the section Europe Image copyright Reuters Image caption Signs have grown of a rift between the president (L) and Prime Minister Davutoglu Wednesday … Continue reading

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Turkish leadership split spoils the party

Turkish leadership split spoils the party By Mark Lowen BBC Turkey correspondent, Ankara 4 May 2016 From the section Europe Image copyright Reuters Image caption Signs have grown of a rift between the president (L) and Prime Minister Davutoglu Wednesday … Continue reading

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