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Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
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
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
Taliban sources tell Al Jazeera that Mullah Akhtar Mansoor is new leader of the group, confirming death of Mullah Omar.
Soldiers rescue 71 girls and women following firefights that killed several armed fighters outside of Maiduguri.
War & Conflict, Africa, Nigeria, Cameroon, Boko Haram
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