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Afghanistan: Orphaned and terrified – persecuted Hazara minority whose hard lives have just got harder under the Taliban
The five children are all now orphans - and still very much in shock when we meet them.
Ukraine-Russia tensions: 'Fully-fledged' Russian invasion could include cyber attacks and a coup, NATO warns
The West should be prepared for a "fully-fledged Russian invasion" of Ukraine that could include an attempted coup, cyber attacks and sabotage, NATO has warned.
Ukraine-Russia tensions: Joe Biden warns 'distinct possibility' Russia will invade in February
Joe Biden has warned Ukraine's president there is a "distinct possibility" Russia could take military action against the country in February.
Ukraine's President Zelenskyy walks fine line between downplaying war threat and appealing for help
Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy was a comedian and actor before he became leader.
Ukraine crisis: Lithuanian president says NATO must send 'very strong' signals to Russia - but diplomacy can still work
Lithuania's president has told Sky News that NATO must stand united in response to Russian threats against Ukraine but that diplomacy should not yet be abandoned.
British firms warned to bolster cyber defences against threat of new Russian attacks
Britain's cyber security centre has urged UK organisations to check their cyber defences because of concern about the potential for new Russian cyber attacks linked to tensions with Ukraine.
Afghanistan crisis: UK pledges to release more aid after grave warning a million children could die
The Foreign Office has pledged to release nearly £100m in emergency funds to Afghanistan after a former UN chief warned "a million children will die" if unspent aid isn't released quickly.
Afghanistan: Parents sell children and kidneys to feed starving families
Warning: This article contains distressing content.
Greece: Rescue operation launched for injured whale calf stranded in shallow waters near Athens
Divers, vets, the coastguard and a government minister are trying to help an injured whale calf after it became trapped in shallow waters off the coast of Greece, near Athens.
COVID-19: Moderna developing single booster jab to protect against Omicron and Delta variants
One of Britain's key vaccine suppliers is preparing an autumn COVID booster that will protect against both Omicron and Delta.