Des agents de santé se préparent à intervenir auprès de malades atteints d'Ebola, à Freetown, Sierra Leone, le 14 octobre 2014.

Ebola outbreak 2014

An outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus has claimed thousands of lives in three west African countries. Isolated cases have caused alarm in Europe and the United States.

Turkey presidential election 2014

For the first time ever Turkey’s president will be directly elected this year with the first round of voting on 10 August.
03/07/2014 - Sport

Brazil World Cup 2014

Brazil hosts the football World Cup 2014 for the first time in more than 60 years. Thirty-two teams will battle over a month for the ultimate prize in world football.

Roland Garros 2014

The 2014 French Open sees Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal fighting to keep their places at the top of world tennis. Reports, analysis, comments as the clay-court drama unfolds.

25/05/2014 - France

Cannes Film Festival 2014

Veteran Franco-Swiss filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard and Britain's Ken Loach and Mike Leigh are in the running for the Palme d’Or.

War in Mali

France has sent thousands of troops to Mali in an effort to help the government win back control of the north, which was lost to an alliance of Al Qaeda-linked jihadia and Tuareg separatists in 2012.

Rwanda remembers genocide 20 years later

In April 2014 Rwanda marked the 20th anniversary of the genocide that saw hundreds of thousands killed in brutal massacres.

Afghanistan presidential election 2014

Afghans vote for a new president on Saturday 5 April, if they dare brave threats from the Taliban to violently disrupt the poll.

AfPak - war, politics and leaks

The war in Afghanistan is in its ninth year. Debate rages over Pakistan's role in the conflict, whether there are viable governments in Kabul and Islamabad and whether the Taliban can be defeated.
2013 IAAF World Championships
19/08/2013 - Sport

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2013

The world's eyes will be fixed on Moscow, Russia from 10 to 18 August as the world's top track and field athletes compete in the IAAF World Championships, the major athletics meet since the London ...