‘Why I’m no longer a white supremacist’

A former white supremacist is in the UK. He is a founding member of the largest racist skinhead organisation in the world. He is here because he is part of the F word exhibition, F is for Forgiveness at the Oxo gallery in London. Arno Michaelis told the Today programme his mission is now to […]

Rio’s iconic Maracana stadium abandoned

Just months after the Olympics, a dispute over the condition of Brazil’s Maracana stadium has erupted. The building has been damaged by looters and has lain empty as clubs and authorities argue over who should manage it. Rio’s iconic Maracana stadium abandoned

Ukraine: Inside civilians’ living nightmare

In eastern Ukraine, one woman has told the BBC she cannot tell her grandson his mother is dead after another night of heavy shelling. Government forces and Russian-backed rebels have accused each other of attacking civilians as fighting intensifies, with some of the heaviest clashes just over 10 miles from rebel-held Donetsk. Tom Burridge reports […]

Kenya herdsmen clash with police in land conflict

Traditional herdsmen in Kenya have come into conflict with security forces after moving their cattle onto private land. They claim drought has forced them to drive their herds to the areas, but tourist lodges and farms have been damaged. Alastair Leithead reports. Kenya herdsmen clash with police in land conflict

Sting tribute for Bataclan victims

Pop star Sting played a concert to mark the reopening of Paris’ Bataclan venue, a year after the terrorist attack there. Islamist militants killed 90 people at the venue last November as part of co-ordinated attacks across the French capital which left 130 people dead. Sting tribute for Bataclan victims