Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Ancient Peruvian technology to fix a water crisis
Started work as a sports journalist in Liverpool, the home of football, back in 1996. Have been migrating south ever since, stopping off in London for six years before joining Aljazeera in 2005. Rumour has it that some kickaround or other is on its way here in 2022
Africa's premier football tournament kicks off in the tiny country that was given just weeks to prepare itself.
17 Jan 2015 10:23 GMT | Sport, Africa, Football, Equatorial Guinea
Doha, one of the three cities shortlisted for the 2019 event, hosted the IAAF inspection team.
03 Nov 2014 10:34 GMT | Sport, Athletics, Qatar
The national side triumphed at the AFC U-19 championship without losing a game.
29 Oct 2014 17:03 GMT | Sport, Football, China, Myanmar, Qatar
The AFC Cup final features Erbil, the Iraqi football club forced to play away from home.
Andy Richardson | 18 Oct 2014 12:11 GMT | Sport, Football, Iraq, Middle East
Amid allegations of corruption, Qatar is confident of hosting the 2022 WC and plans are in place to counter the heat.
Andy Richardson | 08 Jul 2014 07:54 GMT | Sport, Football, Qatar
Years of mutual suspicion between Liverpool and London mean that the national team will always be a distant afterthought
Andy Richardson | 13 Jun 2014 14:49 GMT | Sport, Football, Latin America, Algeria, Brazil
Marathon des Sables is known as the toughest footrace on Earth. Despite that, many keep returning to test their stamina.
Andy Richardson | 08 Apr 2014 13:04 GMT | Sport, Morocco
As the final preparations and tests are completed ahead of their ultramarathon, anxiety builds for 1,045 runners.
Andy Richardson | 06 Apr 2014 21:44 GMT | Sport
Al Jazeera's Andy Richardson logs his journey to the Antarctic Ice Marathon, via Chilean volcanoes and Kenyan champions.
Andy Richardson | 15 Dec 2013 11:12 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil, Chile, Kenya
The latest football party is over but Andy Richardson looks at why South Africans can be excited about the future.
Andy Richardson | 12 Feb 2013 19:03 GMT | Sport
After his 'tell-all' interview with Oprah Winfrey, the US cyclist leaves many issues in the dark regarding his doping.
Andy Richardson | 19 Jan 2013 13:03 GMT | Sport
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia