BBC Afghan's Ahmad Yama describes the Taliban takeover of Kunduz and his escape
Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Ghana's crime busting undercover reporter, in the spotlight.
The reality of life in Damascus today
The actors and musicians who have won and lost on the political stage
How a huge increase in the price of red chillies is hurting Indonesians
On the frontline of Beirut's protests over rubbish.
How to separate rumours from truth when reporting on Boko Haram and the Afghan Taliban.
Why there are street protests in Kenya about the amount of airtime devoted to local music
How Cubans share what's on the net one hard drive at a time.
A rare encounter with the reclusive Taliban leader. Stories from a BBC Afghan journalist.