Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar to Bangladesh after persecution in the predominantly Buddhist country.
Harvey left Houston - the fourth-largest city in the United States - increasingly isolated as its airports and major highways shut down, and residents scampered...
American photographer Mustafah Abdulaziz has travelled the world since 2011 to document how communities are dealing with the global water crisis.
Rwanda goes to the polls with the incumbent Paul Kagame hoping to extend his rule for another seven years but faces a challenge from his opposition.
Police in the German city of Hamburg have been met by anti-capitalist activists hurling bottles and stones ahead of the G20 summit.
Eid al-Fitr is one of the most important holidays in the Islamic calendar. It marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting for Muslims.
Cheers drowned out tears in Manchester on Sunday as Ariana Grande was joined by fellow music stars for a charity concert where fans vowed to face down fears of...
A reported explosion sparked frantic evacuations of a concert hall in Manchester where US singer Ariana Grande was performing on Monday night.
The World Federation of Public Health Associations is running a public health photo competition to celebrate its 50th birthday. Here is a short list of the best...
More than two dozen photographs of the Pentagon taken on September 11, 2001, have reappeared on the FBI's website.
Images show rising floodwaters in Lismore today as the town's levy has breached and risks cracking.
Traditional South Sudanese wrestling is getting an Aussie makeover. Those involved say it’s a good way to put young South-Sudanese Australians in touch with their...
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Refugee Alex Rashid met the love of his life on Manus Island, now he's fighting to stay with her and his family.
Australia's oldest known human remains are on their way back home to be buried on country. It comes after more than 40 years since the remains were discovered at...
Research by Deakin University says multiculturalism must focus less on celebrating minorities and more on inclusion.
EXCLUSIVE: SBS News has obtained CCTV footage of delivery workers illegally using Sydney’s tunnel system, as critics say international students are most at risk.
The wardrobe of one of Australia's favourite film characters has been re-imagined by a costume designer from former Czechoslovakia.
A UK bakery chain has divided customers by reworking a nativity scene in a promotional advent calendar.