Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Ashraf Rifi
1 - 9
Lebanon to investigate beating of refugee
Internet video shows small child beating another boy, believed to be Syrian, as he is encouraged by adults.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2014 05:47 GMT
Lebanese president accepts PM's resignation
Prime Minister Mikati, who handed in his notice citing domestic divisions, asked to continue in caretaker capacity.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 21:10 GMT
Lebanon funeral ends in violence
Opposition leaders urge calm as gunbattles erupt in Beirut, after assassinated security chief is laid to rest.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 05:45 GMT
Opposition calls for 'day of rage' in Lebanon
Amid anger and grief, ex-PM Saad Hariri urges large turnout at funeral for slain intelligence official Wissam al-Hassan.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2012 05:29 GMT
Anger in Lebanon day after deadly blast
Opposition coalition demands PM's resignation over assassination but remains wary about plunging nation into crisis.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2012 23:54 GMT
Lebanon tense after bomb kills security chief
Prime minister says he will remain in his post, as protests over anti-Syrian official's killing erupt in several cities.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2012 13:03 GMT
Syrian activists' dangerous haven in Lebanon
Bashar al-Assad's crackdown on dissent has reportedly spread to Lebanon, as activists in exile are targeted.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 21:52 GMT
Syria orders arrests in Hariri case
Warrants issued for 33 people over "false testimony" to investigators in 2005 case of former Lebanese PM's slaying.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2010 05:55 GMT
Lebanon 'sitting on powder keg'
Abandoned explosives and detonators are found almost daily across Lebanon.
Zeina Khodr in Beirut
Last updated: 03 Mar 2007 03:41 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
Why are Palestinian voices excluded?
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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