Femicides rock Mexican tourist haven

A string of women have been killed in Mexico’s top holiday destination, but the authorities are trying their best to downplay the murders.


La Tomatina - It's every man for himself

On Wednesday, thousands of people gathered in the Spanish town of Bunol to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the tomato-throwing festival, La Tomatina.


No one claims responsibility for Bangkok blast

As Thailand tries to rebuild after a deadly blast that killed 12 people, someone is yet to claim responsibility for the explosion.


The US's mass shootings, since 2012

A look back at some of the mass shootings in recent US history.


Syria's refugee crisis reaches new heights

Over four million refugees have fled the conflict in Syria. The UN has described it as the world's largest refugee crisis in nearly a quarter of a century.


Russian authorities target Muslim group in Dagestan unjustly

An HRW report finds Russian authorities treat adherents of Salafism, a form of Sunni Islam, as criminal suspects despite the absence of any grounds.


In Bangladesh, girls damaged by child marriage

Bangladesh has the highest rate of child marriage of girls under the age of 15 in the world.