How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
Saving Afghanistan's archaeological sites
Al Jazeera staff | 23 Jun 2013 11:38 GMT
Indonesia faces protests in response to a fuel price hike of up to 44 percent announced by the government on June 21.
Protesters lay on the ground in protest of the five deaths since the start of Turkey(***)s unrest in Istanbul on June 22.
Protesters gathered in Thessaloniki, Greece, on June 21 in response to the unpopular decision by the Greek government to close ERT, the country(***)s state broadcaster.
Heavy monsoon rains, at least twice as heavy as usual, in northwest and central India, caused the Yamuna River to burst its banks in New Delhi June 20.
Several hundred thousand Brazilians protest against corruption and price hikes in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. An estimated one million demonstrators took to the streets in cities across the country on June 20.
Mohammed Assaf (center) is the first Palestinian to win the "Arab Idol" singing contest in Zouk Mosbeh, north of the Lebanese capital Beirut on June 23. Palestinians took to the streets in the thousands to celebrate the win.
The Miami Heat defeated the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in the on June 21, winning their second straight NBA championship.
Singapore(***)s Pollutant Standards Index reached what is considered to be a "hazardous" level, 401, on June 21. Ffires in Indonesia may continue to keep Singapore in a haze for weeks, Prime Minister Lee Hsein Loong said.
Calgary, Canada experienced its worst flooding in decades, with at least 100,000 people displaced and three deaths.
Changing climate, unpredictable rains dry out the land, threaten the pastoral way of life in Somaliland.
Poverty & Development, Environment, Africa
Tensions rise as Greeks from both side of the bailout debate take to the streets to withdraw money and express angst.
Politics, Europe, Greece
The world's biggest producer and consumer of the metal sees a golden opportunity to expand its pricing power.
Business & Economy, Asia, China
Normalised Cuba-US relations could result in a hybrid economic model blending socialism and entrepreneurial spirit.
Business & Economy, Communism, Politics
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?
As the Baku games close, we examine the challenges facing journalists; plus, Angola, Portugal and 'reverse colonialism'.
Media, Europe, Azerbaijan
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Politics, Football, Latin America
The ICC chief prosecutor discusses Sudan's president escaping justice in South Africa and alleged war crimes in Gaza.
Politics, ICC, South Africa