Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
Saudi, Iran and the 'war' over the Hajj stampede
10 Feb 2014 06:41 GMT
Fireworks over the Olympic Park at the end of the opening ceremony
The Olympic and the Russian flags during ceremony
AP Photo/Matt Dunham
Winter Olympic sport logos illuminated and suspended
AP Photo/Charlie Riedel
Ballet, man-made snow and avant-garde art marked the opening of the most expensive games in Olympic history which cost about $50bn
AP Photo/Bernat Armangue
Fireworks after the Olympic Cauldron is lit
AP Photo/Darron Cummings
Russia\(***)s Maria Sharapova carries the torch into the stadium
Performers participate in the opening ceremony
Russian President Vladimir Putin stands to declare the 2014 Winter Olympics open
AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool
Enbridge Energy is eyeing a major pipeline in Minnesota state, but the project faces fierce environmental opposition.
Environment, Oil spill, Energy
Plunder of Somali waters by foreign fishing vessels could mean the return of hijackings, locals warn.
Environment, Somalia, Africa
Once-thriving northeast factories waylaid by '90s economic reforms as millions of former 'employees-for-life' laid off.
Business & Economy, Unemployment, China
Frustrated by long queues, thousands of refugees register with German authorities struggling with the recent influx.
Refugees, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict
We speak to former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, and ask a former KGB general about Russia's air strikes in Syria.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Israel
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
Politics, Asia Pacific, China
In a Delhi slum, puppeteers, musicians, jugglers and acrobats try to unite as they wrangle with an approaching eviction.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Poverty & Development
An investigation into the high rate of child sex abuse in Jamaica and the government's failure to protect its children.
Human Rights, Jamaica, Rape