Week in pictures: 16-22 May 2015 :: From around the world - 16-22 May
HRW: Migrant rights must be priority ::
Pilgrimage to the mountains :: Photographer Timothy Allen climbs high into the Peruvian Andes for Qoyllur Rit'i - the Snow Star Festival.
How do US black students do at school? :: Are black children reaching their full potential at US schools - and if not, why not?
What are legal highs? :: The government has said it will introduce a ban on the sale of legal highs, but what are they and where does the law stand on them?
Campaign to stop attacks on schools :: More than 30 countries are signing a Safe Schools Declaration in response to the deliberate targeting of education in war and terror attacks.
Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
IS militants 'seize Libyan airport' :: Islamic State militants in Libya say they have seized the airport in Sirte, as the group continues to make advances in the country.
Merkel: I'll work with UK on EU change :: Angela Merkel says she does not rule out future treaty changes as she promises to work "constructively" with the UK on EU reform.
No radiation found after scare at Delhi airport :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/DMKKdG9v61Y/story01.htm
Virtual reality film aims to raise funds by giving Nepal quake experience :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vzvHgrms3_A/story01.htm
Indian Oil shifts focus to expanding natural gas business :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ScI3AYUpu-s/story01.htm
What ISIS -- and West -- gets wrong about 'jihad' ::
What Syria needs now ::
Bomb attack at Saudi Arabia mosque :: At least four people die in a bomb attack outside a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia, only a week after more than 20 people were killed in a similar bombing.
Jewish sect female drive ban condemned :: A ban on women driving their children to school issued by a Jewish education institution is "unacceptable", Education Secretary Nicky Morgan says.
Blatter re-elected FIFA president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jkJBBB_Vslo/story01.htm
Mine clearance starts in Colombia :: The Colombian government and Farc guerrillas begin working together to clear landmines sown during 50 years of war.
'The day I infiltrated an African cult' ::
How Eritrean migrants flee slavery ::
Risking death at sea over death at home ::
Nepal's treasures: Before and after :: Images of the destruction wreaked on Nepal's Kathmandu valley landmarks by Saturday's deadly earthquake.
Blatter wins fifth FIFA term as challenger concedes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-UA3ojOpisg/story01.htm
Lung cancer therapy is 'milestone' :: A lung cancer therapy can more than double life expectancy in some patients, a major trial shows.
Cup Final instant replay app tests :: Mobile operator EE and the BBC will test a mobile app at the FA Cup final which uses 4G Broadcast technology to offer instant replays to fans in the stadium.
Drones take whale survey to the sky :: Scientists are using drones to monitor gray whales of the coast of California.
Direct train to Europe :: You can now get a direct train all the way to the Mediterranean from the UK. But not to many other places.
U.S. astronaut: We shouldn't be on sidelines ::
Merkel appeals to Germans to back trade pact ahead of G7 meeting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rpV41pmJg-w/story01.htm
Tar balls wash up on popular beach :: Mysterious tar balls and tar patties washing ashore in popular Manhattan Beach near Los Angeles are prompting beach closures and raising questions about the connection they might have to last week's Santa Barbara County's spill.