Refugees fleeing oppressive regimes in Africa tell why they think life is better overseas than at home.
After their team won the last game and qualified for the World Cup, fans flocked to the streets in celebration.
A prominent Greek reporter charged with breach of privacy says media are "held hostage by the political system."
Tiny Italian island off Tunisian coast is at the centre of political and humanitarian crisis over immigration.
Greece's far-right party, whose hateful ideology has tarnished the country’s image internationally, is in deep trouble.
Scientists predict disturbing future for the Earth, saying by 2100 the oceans will be between 26 and 97cm higher.
As austerity measures continue to bite, public employees have come out to protest against the new, leaner state.
Chancellor Merkel's Christian Democratic Union riding wave of popularity ahead of poll amid economic stability.
It was a depressing conclusion to a summit from which, frankly, little was expected to be achieved on issue of Syria.
From viewers to world leaders, thousands used Twitter to share their memories of the broadcasting great.
Gay skater says he will compete in Sochi Winter Games, despite threat of Russian law against "non-traditional" relations