Nigeria does not need the help of UN or African Union troops to take on Boko Haram, the country's national security adviser has told the BBC.Gå til kilden
Opposition assembly suspends UN-sponsored peace talks after blaming rival government for fresh violence.
Shia Houthi rebels in Yemen's capital Sanaa have shelled the president's home, shattering a ceasefire.
Central African countries urged to step up plans for multinational force to face increasing threat by Nigerian group.Gå til kilden
With surrender deadline expired, MONUSCO and Congolese army readies military operation against Hutu guerrillas.Gå til kilden
Milliarder er brukt i Haiti etter jordskjelvet for fem år siden, men gjenreisingen går sakte. Mange mener pengene kunne vært brukt bedre.Gå til kilden
Syrerne utgjør nå verdens største flyktningbefolkning med over 3 millioner mennesker på flukt utenfor landegrensene. Palestinerne er ikke regnet med.Gå til kilden
The UN children's agency said reports from survivors of the Baga attack and the use of a young girl as a suicide bomber in Maiduguri "should be searing the conscience of the world".Gå til kilden
US judge throws out a case filed by human rights groups that blamed the UN for a deadly cholera outbreak in Haiti.
The UN has expressed concern over new Lebanese restrictions on Syrian refugees aimed at slowing the influx of asylum seekers escaping civil war.
Al Jazeera obtains leaked report that offers more evidence about the use of chlorine gas in Syrian war.
Joining the International Criminal Court will enable Palestinians to pursue war-crimes charges against Israel.
UN delegates approve watered-down agreement to cut greenhouse-gas emissions after extra day of negotiations.Gå til kilden
Australia has pledged A$200m (£106m; $166m) to help poorer nations mitigate the impact of global warming, in what is seen as a U-turn for the government.Gå til kilden
UNHCR says more than 3,400 people have died while crossing the Mediterranean this year in search for asylum or work.Gå til kilden
UN agency praises pledges to resettle over 100,000 refugees, but urges more help to curb rampant displacement crisis.Gå til kilden
UN says $16.4bn must be found to address needs of 102 million people caught in world's conflicts.Gå til kilden
WHO says death rate fell by 47 percent between 2000 and 2013, while warning that Ebola outbreak threatens gains made.
The UN World Food Programme says it will reinstate food aid this month to the very poorest Syrian refugees.Gå til kilden
At least 36 people murdered in overnight raid in village in North Kivu province as outrage over massacres mount.Gå til kilden
Regional increase in demand for opium and heroin triggers a resurgence of production and threatens development.Gå til kilden
FNs hovedforsamling krever i en resolusjon at Israel slutter seg til ikke-spredningsavtalen for atomvåpen og åpner sine atomanlegg for internasjonal inspeksjon.Gå til kilden