We track four people on their journey.
Zika virus: 'We have more questions than answers'
Empire asks if the global fight against terrorism is eroding the democratic principles it set out to defend.
27 Oct 2014 13:08 GMT
Politics, US & Canada, United Kingdom, United States, Islam
Empire examines the rise and role of the new oligarchs and the decline of democracy in the United States and beyond.
24 May 2014 12:18 GMT
Caught between competing powers to the West and East, how can Africa emerge from the race for its riches?
27 Jul 2014 20:02 GMT
Empire examines the allure of Brand America as American soft power continues to be unrivalled anywhere in the world.
27 Dec 2014 12:20 GMT
Empire goes to Washington DC to demystify the relationship between political power and the media in the US.
01 Dec 2014 08:19 GMT
Twenty-five years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, why is European democracy in flux?
05 Oct 2014 19:21 GMT
Empire examines old and new forces dominating the political scene after the Arab revolutions.
05 Jul 2014 14:07 GMT
Al Jazeera World follows the everyday lives of Aleppo residents living amid the ongoing conflict and destruction.
A look at the ancient roots of food and the unrest simmering over rising cost of staples before Egypt's 2011 uprising.
We investigate the sinister and mysterious murders of some of Uganda's leading Muslim clerics.
Juvenile court in India will deliver its verdict on one of suspects tried for last year's fatal sex attack.
Prime Minister Abe holds trade talks as Taiwan beefs up patrols near disputed East China Sea islands.
US & Canada
Clashes break out after sentencing of Jamaat politician to death by court investigating 1971 liberation war atrocities.
Police killed 44 striking miners at a platinum mine in South Africa on August 16.
Activist Maryam al-Khawaja in debate with Mansoor al-Arayedh, the chairman of the Gulf Council for Foreign Relations.
Human Rights, Bahrain, Arab Spring
As the WHO investigates the massive outbreak of microcephaly in Brazil, we travel to ground zero of the epidemic.
Health, Latin America, Brazil
Hundreds of Cambodian journalists make a living by uncovering news and then extorting bribes to bury the story.
Media, Journalism, Cambodia
How will improving relations between communist Cuba and the capitalist US affect the lives of people on both sides?
Politics, United States, Cuba