Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Chad's response to the threat posed by Boko Haram
20 Aug 2012 21:29 GMT | Environment, Latin America, Mexico
Mexico is suffering from one of its worst droughts in more than 70 years.
The dry conditions have prompted farmers to look for alternative methods to bring moisture back to the parched earth.
Al Jazeera’s Barbara Benitez reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
More than 2.5m people are left without food and water as 40 per cent of the national territory is affected.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, Latin America, Mexico
Nearly four million farmers are reeling from drought due to the El Nino weather pattern.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, Business & Economy, Latin America, Mexico
Narendra Modi and his ruling BJP government receive a mixed response on the delivery of pre-election promises.
Politics, Asia, India
Amid a deadly cholera outbreak in an isolated village, century-old vessel is ferrying out sick and desperate people.
Humanitarian crises, Refugees, Burundi
A month after the earthquake killed more than 8,600 people, volunteer relief missions continue to be a vital lifeline.
Humanitarian crises, Nepal, Asia
Economic crisis and new technologies drive cultural icon of carefree Italian life off the roads.
Arts & Culture, Business & Economy, Europe
Iraqi soldiers and Shia fighters bolster efforts to retake Ramadi, while Syrian forces launch air strikes on Palmyra.
Middle East, Iraq, Syria, ISIL
Black plumes of smoke billow over Iraq's largest oil refinery as Iraqi forces advance on the sprawling complex.
War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East
The Ethiopian prime minister discusses democracy, human rights, press freedom and the future of his country.
Politics, Human Rights, Ethiopia
The story of Algeria's past, present and future - from independence to the Arab Spring and beyond.
As China tries to outmuscle its neighbours, we ask who will win the battle over the resource-rich waters.
Business & Economy, War & Conflict, Politics
People & Power investigates how Chad is responding to the threat posed by Boko Haram across West Africa.
War & Conflict, Africa, Boko Haram