Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Charlie Angela
1 - 10
Germany to legally recognise third gender
Babies born without clear gender-determining characteristics can soon be registered without a sex on birth certificates.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2013 09:11 GMT
Boost for fight against antibiotic resistance
UK scientists isolate virus that can treat the highly infectious superbug C.diff, which killed almost 2,000 last year.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2013 10:15 GMT
Egypt listed as dangerous for journalists
Ongoing violence and political turmoil in the country has seen many journalists arrested on the front line.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 20:12 GMT
Costa Concordia salvage operation begins
Risky operation to pull shipwrecked cruise liner upright is under way off Italian island of Giglio.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 09:09 GMT
Play about US whistleblower wins awards
While Bradley Manning faces harsh sentence in the US, his story gets much attention across the ocean.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 18:50 GMT
Londoners in bicycling celebration
Two-day festival attracts thousands of cyclists to the UK's capital where number of commuting bikes has been growing.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 11:58 GMT
Italian minister fights for immigrant rights
Country's first black minister believes Italy needs to guarantee fundamental rights to all, including immigrants.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 16:35 GMT
Ireland passes controversial abortion law
Deep divisions in Ireland begin to show as MPs vote to pass a new abortion law that allows termination in limited cases.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2013 02:18 GMT
Tour riders try to clean up cycling's image
On the eve of the 100th Tour de France, teams hope to repair trust after string of doping scandals.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 18:23 GMT
Paris vows crackdown on Corsica crime
Tour de France could be overshadowed by rising organised crime on island, where cycling event is due.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 11:52 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 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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