Hundreds Missing After Another Italian Sea Tragedy

Updated: Thu 12 Feb, 02:22 am

The migrants and refugees are mainly from Sub-Saharan Africa, and had left the coast of Libya in four dinghies. read more »

'Deterring' Migrant Boats Is Failing - UN

Updated: Fri 20 Feb, 09:04 am

There has been a spike in the numbers of migrants attempting to cross the Mediterranean, according to the UN's refugee agency. read more »

EU Softens Stance on Aid to Zimbabwe

Updated: Wed 18 Feb, 02:35 am

The European Union has for the first time provided financial aid to Zimbabwe since sanctions were imposed in 2002 as a result of alleged human rights abuses. read more »