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Carnival: A history of Brazil in samba
Samba and Brazil’s forgotten heroes celebrated in the Rio Carnival
Killed for seeking justice
BBC Urdu’s Humaira Kanwal remembers Afzal Kohistani, and the Kohistan video case
A tale of two Somalias
Bomb craters and beaches: BBC Somali's Qalib Barud in Mogadishu
Helmand to Hull: An Afghan journey
Auliya Atrafi of BBC Afghan goes back to the city that took him in as an asylum seeker
The women who joined IS
Sold a dream, trapped in reality: what next for the IS wives?
An Egyptian take on Algeria's protests
Algeria's protests, and memories of Cairo’s Tahrir Square
What’s on trend around the world?
Food, sport and global beats: following fashions and passions
Reporting Sri Lankan bomb attacks
Flying home under the worst circumstances: reports and memories from Ayeshea Perera
Healing Iraq's mental wounds
Hope after trauma: healing the people traumatised by decades of violence
'Time for the guns to be silent'
Sudan re-imagined by a new generation. Mohanad Hashim meets protesters in Khartoum.
A Rohingya drama for Cox’s Bazar
Making a Rohingya radio drama when you don’t speak the language and neither do the cast
Orangutan, elephants, and dams
Animals under threat in Indonesia’s Leuser rainforest and the people trying to save them
What price scaling Everest?
Queues, casualties and a clean-up campaign on Nepal’s holy mountain
Yazidi mothers: an impossible choice
Enslaved by IS, and now free to go home, if they leave their children behind
Inside the Hong Kong protests
Bigger than the 2014 Umbrella protests, but what sparked the new Hong Kong protests?
Fit to report - welcome to BBC Nairobi
Meet Kenya’s language teams, and hear stories of camels, wigs, markets and tastes of home
Why Pakistan is not polio free
Can the powerful forces opposing Pakistan’s polio vaccination programme be overcome?
Where do ancient treasures belong?
The sale of Tutankhamun’s head reveals Egypt’s complex relationship with its heritage.
Love, war and friendship
Hope and love in spite of war, and a blood covered gun that began a friendship
My ancestors, the slave traders
How I discovered my forefathers traded not only in goods, but also in slaves
Life at 124°C for Indian brick makers
Smoke, scorched shoes and unbearable heat: life for India's brick makers
Ebola crisis: Fighting fear and despair
Ebola has hit almost every place BBC Africa's Gaius Kowene has lived, as he explains
Who were the Blikkiesdorp Five?
BBC Africa’s Vauldi Carelse tells the stories of men killed in Cape Town’s Blikkiesdorp
The Venice of Venezuela
El Morro: yachts, canals, and security
A celebration of peace
Ethiopia’s Oromo and Somali communities meet to celebrate a commitment to peace
Meeting Bobi Wine
Uganda’s rapper turned politician who’s challenging President Yoweri Museveni
Lessons for Hong Kong from Ukraine
Why a Ukrainian film about Kiev’s Maidan Square protests has taken off in Hong Kong
Inside Kashmir's lockdown
Children chanting slogans, night-time arrests and wedding plans in ruins
Taken from their families: a colonial legacy
Meeting the mixed race people taken from their African mothers in Belgium’s colonial era
Protests, shamans and beatboxing: welcome to BBC Russian
Stories from Russia through the eyes of the journalists in the Moscow bureau
Gandhi in London
Mohandas Gandhi the law student and Mahatma Gandhi the leader: two visits to London