- Deaths as Turkey targets Kurdish fighters in Syria August 28, 2016Turkey claims killing 25 "terrorists" following reports of 35 deaths in air strikes and shelling in northern Syria.
- Burkini ban: New wave of French 'mission civilisatrice' August 28, 2016Much like the burkini ban, French colonialism saw a moral duty to educate and liberate populations across North Africa.
- Investigating Katrina: Lessons learned from the storm August 28, 2016Over a decade after the historic storm, we investigate what went wrong and plans for future prevention and control.
- Debates shine only a half-light on UN boss selection August 28, 2016Contending UN chiefs are quizzed in improved selection process with more transparency, but old challenges persist.
- Heatwave continues to bake parts of the Middle East August 28, 2016Iraq bearing the brunt of persistent hot weather as temperatures in Baghdad and Basrah close in on 50C.
- Kurds and refugees behind Turkey's Syria offensive August 28, 2016Turkey's intervention aims to create a safe zone in Syria for refugees and curb Kurdish progress, analysts say.