How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
Saving Afghanistan's archaeological sites
28 Feb 2010 04:32 GMT
A massive magnitude 8.8 earthquake struck Chile early on Saturday, producing powerful aftershocks and triggering a tsunami. The epicentre of the earthquake was located off the coast in Maule, near the city of Concepcion, 320km from the capital of Santiago.Al Jazeera's Omar al-Saleh reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
Chronology of major earthquakes in recent years across continents.
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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
Nigerian president under pressure to act as wave of horrific tragedies strike northern Nigeria towns over past week.
War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Africa, Nigeria, Boko Haram
Government forces pounded Aleppo with air strikes trying to repel the most intense attack by coalition of rebel groups.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Syrian crisis
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