As Scotland braces for its independence referendum, Julie MacDonald asks if a 300-year-old union is at breaking point.
15 Dec 2013 10:39 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, Scotland, Syria's Civil War
England and Scotland, two ageing spouses tolerating one another, but ultimately are they better together or apart?
15 Dec 2013 10:37 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Iraq, Ireland
"Aleppo will be the shame of our generation" - French intellectual Bernard-Henri Levy on failure to intervene in Syria.
Syria's Civil War, Libya, Middle East
Investigating an apparent culture of impunity that allows some in Mexican law enforcement to detain and kill at will.
Human Rights, Mexico, Gun violence
The dramatic story of the Crusades seen through Arab eyes.
101 East examines why domestic violence touches so many Australian women and asks what is being done to turn the tide.
Human Rights, Australia, Women