Politician Carmen Medel discovers her daughter has been killed while in the Mexican congress.
Image copyright AFP Image caption Women in Kenya have been campaigning for a long time In our series of letters from African journalists, Kenya’s Joseph Warungu criticises male MPs for complaining about a female colleague’s blouse rather than tackling pressing issues like the fuel price hike that has hit the nation. I’ve got a serious […]
Image copyright Nadezhda Tolokonnikova/Reuters Image caption Hospital staff believe there is no explanation for Mr Verzilov’s condition other than poisoning Pussy Riot member Pyotr Verzilov, who is believed to have been poisoned, has laid the blame squarely on Russia’s intelligence services. “The poisoning was carried out so professionally that no other conclusion is possible,” the […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat happened to Catalonia? One year on Hundreds of people have gathered across cities and towns in Catalonia to mark the one-year anniversary of the contested referendum on independence. Pro-independence protesters obstructed major roads south of Barcelona and a high-speed railway line in Girona. Activists blocked streets […]