Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"The Islam of Timbuktu was taken hostage"
02 Nov 2010 17:54 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
As polling stations open for crucial midterm elections in the US, the Democratic party of Barack Obama, the country's president, is widely expected to lose its majority in the House of Representatives.
Such a result would be a dramatic reversal for Obama following his sweeping path to victory in 2008.
A series of events, from a global economic downturn to the BP oil disaster, has engulfed the president, and the uphill task looks set to continue during his next two years in power.
David Foster reports from Washington.
Source: Al Jazeera
Calais is the most visible sign of France's refugee influx, but smaller camps scattered across the north are growing.
Refugees, Human Rights, War & Conflict
Medicine finally joins religious therapy for thousands suffering psychological disorders in southern Tamil Nadu state.
Mental health, Religion, Poverty & Development
Facing sanctions and stigma, Iranian Americans are pushing for the nuclear deal to survive Congress' September vote.
Politics, Iran, United States
Despite threat of military deployment, tens of thousands of Malaysians rally over alleged corruption and economic woes.
Corruption, Malaysia, Politics
At least one policeman killed and 90 people injured as protesters clash with security forces outside parliament.
War & Conflict, Europe, Ukraine
Paris slams Hungary, gateway to EU from Eastern Europe, for erecting 175km fence to stop refugees as new talks called.
Europe, France, Hungary
We look at the micro-blogging site and how it has changed the way breaking news is reported.
Media, United States, Twitter
People & Power investigates South Korea's disturbing rise in suicides, particularly among the elderly.
Health, Asia, South Korea
We explore how US foreign policy in the Middle East is driving the media's negative portrayals of Arabs and Muslims.
Media, Middle East, US
The chilling and courageous account of a Danish-Somalian boy in Copenhagen who fell victim to al-Shabab recruiters.
War & Conflict, Al-Shabab, Denmark