Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
1 - 10
Conflict over water rights in Ecuador
Indigenous people protest over water rights, as Ecuador's government continues to ignore their demands.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 05:12 GMT
Elusive justice in Uruguay
Activists in Uruguay remain hopeful, despite enormous challenges, that justice will be served to dictatorship victims.
Pierre-Louis Le Goff
Last updated: 13 Feb 2014 09:42 GMT
Dominican Republic: Justifying the unjustifiable
The Constitutional Court decision on citizenship rests on prejudice and discriminatory practices.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 12:47 GMT
Slow justice for Peru's disappeared
In an unprecedented move, an active duty general was found guilty of the enforced disappearance of a school principal.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 06:31 GMT
Life at any price
Are El Salvador's abortion laws endangering some women's lives while putting others behind bars?
People and Power
People & Power
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 10:26 GMT
A peek into a pro-life paradise
The restrictions that pro-lifers want for all of us are on display in the case of a woman in El Salvador.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 14:42 GMT
El Salvador abortion row baby dies
Doctors perform caesarean section on mother to save her life, but child dies five hours after birth.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 11:07 GMT
Salvadorian woman allowed to end pregnancy
Chronically ill woman to terminate pregnancy through C-section after having application for abortion overturned.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 21:11 GMT
Hasta la vista, Hugo
With the death of Chavez, a controversial, "polarising era" - that changed the political landscape - comes to an end.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 07:26 GMT
Criminalising social protests
It is disheartening to see democratic governments criminalise social protests and revive the authoritarian practices.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2013 13:29 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
join our mailing list
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions