DR Congo: Soco halts oil exploration in Virunga parkEnvironmental campaigners are celebrating after a UK oil firm agreed to stop exploration in Africa's oldest national park. The World Wildlife Fund had kept up the battle to ge...
DRC/Congo Brazzaville crisis: Ministers meet to try ease tensionsTrying to become friendlier neighbours, Ministers from Democratic Republic of Congo and Congo Brazaville are holding talks to ease tensions after tens of thousands of nationals fro...
THE 51 PERCENT
The Glass Cliff in the NewsroomIn this edition, we take a look at how the media is no exception when it comes to the precarious position of women in power. Also, the battle in Iran over the headscarf and an onli...
A hellish hospital prison in Greece, police acting like thugs in Venezuela, and moreA news show produced exclusively from content provided by amateurs. Photos, videos and personal accounts from our network of Observers around the world - all checked by our staff i...
In The Papers
IN THE FRENCH PAPERS
Hollande calls his Prime Minister to taskFrench President François Hollande has given his Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault a telling-off after Ayrault’s office posted policy details on its website last week. Le Figaro fin...
Down To Earth
DOWN TO EARTH
Mercy Ships: Hospital of HopeFrance 24 goes on board the Africa Mercy. This floating hospital with a crew of 400 offers the most advanced health care for free to some of the poorest people in the world.
ANGOLA - CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE
Angolan troops enter Congo, ‘kidnap soldiers’Angolan forces have entered neighbouring Congo-Brazzaville and taken a number of Congolese troops hostage, a Congolese military source said Thursday. The Angolan soldiers were alle...
Ruto trial opens at The HagueThere are mixed feelings in Kenya as the trial of Vice President William Ruto opens in The Hague before the ICC. Also, half a dozen soldiers are jailed over a barracks blast at Mpi...
Republican Guard force women to strip in Congo-Brazzaville, an oil spill in a Thai paradise, and more...This show is made up entirely of amateur images. We've seen time and time again how images captured by ordinary citizens then uploaded onto the Web can change history, or at l...
Yemeni soldiers mutiny over pay, Greeks fight gold mine, and moreThis show is made up entirely of amateur images. We've seen time and time again how images captured by ordinary citizens then uploaded onto the Web can change history, or at l...
Egyptian students get sick at dirty cafeterias, Brazzaville police attack prostitutes, and moreThis show is made up entirely of amateur images. We've seen time and time again how images captured by ordinary citizens then uploaded onto the Web can change history, or at l...