The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Chad's response to the threat posed by Boko Haram
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.
President declares "state of catastrophe" after 8.8-magnitude earthquake strikes close to country's second largest city.
A year after the military seized power in a bloodless coup, critics appear to have been effectively silenced.
Politics, Asia Pacific, Thailand
Marriage equality vote generates the biggest human rights debate in Ireland's history.
Human Rights, Europe, Ireland
Military operations aside, governments are seeking to counteract the growing appeal of violent groups at its roots.
War & Conflict, Africa, Nigeria
Banned groups, along with their charitable and militant wings, operate freely despite sanctions.
War & Conflict, Asia, Pakistan
Exiled government says it will not attend Thursday's summit in Geneva unless Houthis withdraw from captured territory.
War & Conflict, Yemen, Middle East
Activists say government forces were targeted and killed, while regime officials claim massacre of civilians.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Bashar al-Assad
People & Power investigates how Chad is responding to the threat posed by Boko Haram across West Africa.
War & Conflict, Africa, Boko Haram
Castro's dream for Cuba's artists and the three architects who tried to make it a reality.
Arts & Culture, Cuba, Fidel Castro
As thousands die on the perilous journey from Africa to Europe, we examine the economic cost of migrant trafficking.
Business & Economy, Africa, Europe
A rare glimpse at traditional life in Algeria as we go behind the scenes at three weddings in the country's west.
Arts & Culture, Algeria, Africa