Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
Saudi, Iran and the 'war' over the Hajj stampede
Retracing Marco Polo's journey through the heartland of China - from mighty Beijing to the City of Heaven.
12 Sep 2014 14:08 GMT
China, Asia, History
Marco Polo's travels retraced - from the Pamir Mountains along the Silk Road to Xanadu and the kingdom of women.
05 Sep 2014 07:07 GMT
In Marco Polo's footsteps: from Venice to the Holy Land, through the Middle East to the home of the assassins of Alamut.
01 Sep 2014 14:42 GMT
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
After spending 16 years in US prisons, Gerardo Hernandez shares his remarkable story behind his liberation.
Alpaca herders in the high Andes of Peru offer an insight into the real impact of climate change on remote communities.
What can Marco Polo's epic 13th century travels teach us about relations between East and West - then and now?
Arts & Culture
We speak to former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, and ask a former KGB general about Russia's air strikes in Syria.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Israel
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
Politics, Asia Pacific, China
In a Delhi slum, puppeteers, musicians, jugglers and acrobats try to unite as they wrangle with an approaching eviction.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Poverty & Development
An investigation into the high rate of child sex abuse in Jamaica and the government's failure to protect its children.
Human Rights, Jamaica, Rape