The U.S. and Covid-19 origin-tracing debate

By Yao Kun   Recently, the daily confirmed COVID-19 cases in the U.S. have surged…

Can the US crack down on fake vaccination cards?

New York bartender Jennifer thinks fakes will be hard to spot As more people in…

A woman tries to flee the Taliban: ‘We lost everything again’

Last Sunday, as Afghanistan fell to the Taliban, a woman in Kabul and her teenage…

Algeria’s desperate wildfire fight: Buckets and branches

The heat could be felt from dozens of kilometres away. At a petrol service station…

Tigray crisis: Ethiopian teenagers become pawns in propaganda war

When the BBC was recently offered an interview with teenagers allegedly caught fighting for the…

India vaccination: Does it have enough doses for all adults?

India’s government is promising to vaccinate the entire adult population by the end of 2021.…

Afghanistan: Will it become haven for terror with the Taliban in power?

In remote, pine-clad valleys of Afghanistan’s Kunar province and in online jihadist chat forums there…

Would you let a robot lawyer defend you?

Could your next lawyer be a robot? It sounds far fetched, but artificial intelligence (AI)…

Wildfires: How are they linked to climate change?

Recent heatwaves and wildfires around the world have caused alarm – with warnings that parts…

Wagner: Scale of Russian mercenary mission in Libya exposed

A BBC investigation has revealed the scale of operations by a shadowy Russian mercenary group in…