Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
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
The United States is leading secret negotiations with 11 other countries over the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.
Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Health
An alarming number of young UK offenders with criminal records were previously in the care of local authorities.
Europe, Child rights, Law
Caught in cycle of poverty feeding off the informal labour market, Mexico poor grow old on the job, have no retirement.
Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico
Forgiveness, reconciliation and an arms embargo are key ingredients for peace in South Sudan, says Bishop Paride Taban.
War & Conflict, Africa, Sudan
Eyal Weizman explains architecture's key role in the Israeli occupation of Palestine and the evolution of urban warfare.
Human Rights, Israel, Palestine
There is a unique and dangerous commerce system at work in Amazonia, where children risk their lives for a few pennies.
Business & Economy, Latin America, Brazil
We expose the dirty secrets behind Australia's fresh food industry and the widespread exploitation of foreign workers.
Human Rights, Australia, Food
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
War & Conflict, Health, Afghanistan