How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
08 Oct 2010 04:47 GMT | Politics, Environment, Humanitarian crises, Europe, Hungary
The Hungarian government has declared a state of emergency after a chemical waste burst from a reservoir at an alumina plant.The government labelled the disaster a "catastrophe" after three western counties were damaged by poisonous flood from a reservoir at an aluminum plant that broke its walls on Monday.Al Jazeera's Andrew Potter reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
In Dallas, the Huey P Newton Gun Club organises 'manoeuvres' to show communities of colour they can police themselves.
Human Rights, US
A deep-seated cultural preference for boys is skewing India's sex ratio and making slaves of women.
Human Rights, Asia, India
Migrants complain of being sent to squalid shelters, as France unveils plan to reduce asylum processing times.
Europe, France, Migrants
Despite reforms, lifting of sanctions and 'opening', political activists in Myanmar continue to face arrests.
Human Rights, Asia, Myanmar
Minister makes announcement on personal blog as European creditors scramble to respond to "No" vote in debt referendum.
Politics, Europe, Greece, European Union
Activist group says ISIL fighters have seized Ayn Issa, but Syrian Kurdish activists and YPG say fighting still ongoing.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Syria, ISIL
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?