An estimated 35,000 elephants have been killed every year since 2010 and the rate shows no sign of letting up
The commander of a multinational force fighting the Islamist insurgents revealed the discovery
The founders of charity GiveDirectly said they want to investigate how having a secure income indefinitely can change people's behaviour day-to-day
From self-catering in Wales to a luxury week on the beach in Thailand
'The judge only obeyed higher orders coming from the president'
'I begged him to release them or kill me there and keep them'
Latest case detected 200km from village where four other recent deaths occurred
Exclusive: FCO and MoD give £1m to Ethiopian security forces holding activist
Legislators have argued that full face veils are un-Islamic and that the Quran only requires women to dress modestly and cover their hair
The strikes were conducted by manned and unmanned aircrafts on Saturday
Malawi's Inspector General of police authorised his officers to shoot on sight to protect albino people
Mercer made a list of 230 countries and we took a look at the bottom 29 in the world
Fresh international accusations emerge against tobacco giant
More than 100 victims are being treated at a hospital in Tokombere
Ahmed Mansour Karni has been convicted of committing four murders, attempting another eight, vandalising property and threatening police officers - all before the age of two
In Tanzania, they use giant pouched rats to smell for TB and landmines. In Britain, they're researching why dogs are able to sniff out some sorts of cancer. Emma Young reports on how mammals' olfactory gifts are being harnessed