Andrew Coombes

Andrew Coombes

Germany

Tolerated asylum seekers troubled in Germany

Hundreds suffer from depression as government rules make it difficult for them to integrate into society.

Tolerated asylum seekers troubled in Germany

US & Canada

Famed Berlin art gallery fades away

Artists and sculptors lament loss of creative space as centre is forced to close by new owners of building.

Famed Berlin art gallery fades away

Science & Technology

German publishers in online copyright fight

Activists, bloggers and Google oppose a draft law that would charge licensing fees to link to copyrighted content.

German publishers in online copyright fight

Politics

US election outcome depends on swing states

The 2012 vote is likely to be closer than in 2008, hinging on the choices of Ohio, Florida and Virginia, among others.

US election outcome depends on swing states

Politics

A body blow for the US labour movement

The recall election in Wisconsin left Democrats and liberals under pressure ahead of November's presidential ballot.

A body blow for the US labour movement

Politics

Split remains over Hariri tribunal

Inquiry faces challenge to remain credible and independent amid political rambling.

Split remains over Hariri tribunal

Politics

Lebanon vote weighs on Palestinians

Palestinian refugees explain the importance to them of Lebanon's presidential polls.

Lebanon vote weighs on Palestinians

Politics

Interview: Naim Qassem

Al Jazeera speaks exclusively to Hezbollah's deputy secretary-general.

Interview: Naim Qassem

Middle East

Hezbollah's Scout brigade

Al Jazeera meets the Lebanese Shia organisation's youth group.

Hezbollah's Scout brigade

Middle East

Tent tactics

Beirut's novel demonstration is crippling businesses in the city.

Tent tactics

Politics

Lebanese lament crisis

Beirut residents hope for speedy resolution to the country's political impasse.

Lebanese lament crisis

Politics

Interview: Boutros Harb

The Lebanese MP that the parliamentary majority would like to see as president.

Interview: Boutros Harb