On the front lines of the African climate change battle
'99.99% of antiques in the market are fake'
30 Nov 2010 09:01 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Latin America, Canada, Mexico
The latest round of UN climate change talks are underway in Cancun, Mexico - and as world leaders debate ways to tackle global warming, conservationists say polar bears are being hit hard.
Canada is home to two-thirds of the world’s polar bear population, but research has shown numbers are declining rapidly.
Imtiaz Tyab reports from Churchill – a tiny town just south of the Arctic Circle.
Source: Al Jazeera
Despite rain, worshippers gather to greet Pope Francis on his visit to Kenya and attend mass.
Africa, Kenya, Pope Francis
On Pope Francis's visit to Kenya, rights activists question Church stance on reproductive rights.
How Russia inadvertently promoted Georgian wine in the West.
Politics, Business & Economy, Europe
Despite vehicle donations and purchases during the Ebola epidemic, many patients still struggle to reach a hospital.
Health, Africa, Ebola
Ouagadougou holds first election since last year's popular uprising toppled longtime ruler Blaise Compaore.
Elections, Burkina Faso, Coup, Politics, Africa
Palestinian man shot dead after stabbing policeman in the Damascus Gate area: Israeli police
Israeli–Palestinian conflict, War & Conflict, Human Rights, Middle East
The insatiable appetite for antiques by China's growing nouveau riche is feeding a counterfeit industry.
Asia, China, Business & Economy
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan faces backlash over what he describes as growing intolerance and insecurity in India.
Politics, Arts & Culture, Asia
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita discusses the Bamako hotel attack, what his government plans to do next and the volatile north.
Politics, Mali, War & Conflict
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests