21 Apr 2015

A court in Germany will take evidence from a Yemeni victim of the US secret drone programme following revelations that military bases in Germany play a key role in the strikes.

20 Apr 2015

The head of the UN refugee agency says the latest shipwreck in which hundreds of refugees are feared drowned, demands a "robust" rescue-at-sea mechanism.

20 Apr 2015

The number of black and Asian workers in low-paid jobs increased by 12.7 per cent between 2011 and 2014, says a new report published by the TUC

19 Apr 2015

The Islamabad High Court has said it will hear the first significant legal challenge to the execution of a Pakistani who was convicted as a juvenile.