On the front line of Ukraine’s ceasefire

It’s three years since Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down in eastern Ukraine, leaving 298 people dead. A Dutch-led investigation found that the missile which hit the plane had been brought from Russia and fired from territory controlled by the separatists. The conflict between Russian-backed separatists and the Kiev government has claimed more than […]

Lipstick under my Burkha: The film that was banned in India

After a long battle with the censor board in India, a film about a group of Hindu and Muslim women is finally being released in the country. Lipstick Under My Burkha was initially banned, in part because it was “lady oriented”. Produced by Yogita Limaye. Filmed & edited by Jaltson AC. Lipstick under my Burkha: […]

Canada wildfires: Drone footage shows devastation of blaze

Drone footage has revealed the devastation caused to Canada’s Boston Flats region by recent wildfires. The footage, released by the Thompson-Nicola Regional District, shows the destruction of at least 30 homes in the area, local media report. Fires have raged across the province of British Columbia for more than a week, forcing as many as […]

The trick to getting what you want: Negotiating tips from the experts

As the second round of Brexit negotiations gets under way, BBC World Service asked these experts how you go about getting what want. Listen to the BBC World Service radio programme, OS, on the BBC iPlayer. Video produced by Daniel South The trick to getting what you want: Negotiating tips from the experts

‘Trump is deporting our parents’

The four Duarte children were getting ready for school when their parents were arrested and taken into custody by US Border Control. The eldest, 19-year-old Francisco Junior, was left in charge of his 12-year-old twin sisters and teenage brother. The children – American citizens – never thought it would come to this. Filmed & edited […]

Gunshot heard during Venezuela voting

A 61-year-old woman has been shot dead while waiting to vote in an unofficial, opposition-organised referendum in Venezuela’s capital, Caracas. In footage of the attack a shot can be heard, before panicked voters run towards a church. Three other people were injured by the gunmen who were riding motorbikes. Gunshot heard during Venezuela voting

Senegal football stadium crush kills eight

Football fans at a stadium in Senegal have described the moment a wall collapsed, killing eight people and injuring dozens. The incident happened at Demba Diop stadium in the capital, Dakar, after fighting between rival fans. Police responded by using tear gas, which led to a stampede and the wall collapse. Senegal football stadium crush […]