With less than a year until the start of the Rio 2016 Olympics, many people fear the city won't be ready.
Benigno Aquino III's final state of the nation speech marked by torrential downpours and violent protests.
Daily Overview publishes an image of the Earth where human activity has shaped the landscape every day.
President Obama visited his father's homeland to meet family and Kenya's president Uhuru Kenyatta.
Nasa has released artists' impressions of the distant worlds its space telescopes have discovered over the decades.
The picture postcard scenery, the bone-crunching crashes and the cycling-crazed fans.
Hospitals are forced to turn away patients due to lack of everything from antibiotics to doctors.
The residents of Obama's ancestral village – and Africans in general – expected more from this US president.
Protesting farmers barricade roads, dump manure outside banks and set fire to rubbish outside supermarkets.
Tim Flach's portraits show how humans attribute emotions and thoughts to animals.
Giant trampolines, walkways, slides and tunnels are suspended inside a cavern twice the size of St Paul's Cathedral.
Houses left stranded in the middle of construction sites, like stubborn nails that can't be pounded down.
It cost more than a billion euros to build, but Spain's 'ghost airport' received just one bid of €10,000 at auction.
Gunfire echoed around the capital in a nation grappling with its worst crisis since a civil war ended in 2005.
Funerals are being held for the victims of an apparent Islamic State (Isis) suicide bombing in Suruc, Turkey.