We track four people on their journey.
Zika virus: 'We have more questions than answers'
South Africa hosted the football tournament, the first time it was held in Africa.
29 Aug 2010 10:26 GMT
Hosts reflect on successful tournament as Spain leave in triumph with trophy.
12 Jul 2010 10:41 GMT | Sport, Football, Latin America, Australia, Germany
Euro 2008 winners add World Cup to their trophy cabinet with 1-0 win over Netherlands.
12 Jul 2010 06:37 GMT
Follow our World Cup 2010 coverage with all the latest goals, match reports and blogs from across South Africa.
11 Jul 2010 21:29 GMT
Icon waves and Shakira has fans dancing as South Africa bids farewell to the 2010 football extravaganza.
11 Jul 2010 20:24 GMT
Some of the best and worst comments from on and off the football pitch in South Africa.
11 Jul 2010 19:46 GMT
Politics, Sport, Football, US & Canada, Afghanistan
4 years ago
Hundreds of thousands of Dutch and Spaniards line streets to watch the final live.
11 Jul 2010 19:09 GMT
Germans come from 2-1 down to win 3-2 in third-place playoff ahead of World Cup final.
10 Jul 2010 21:33 GMT | Sport, Football, Latin America, Argentina, Australia
Giovanni van Bronckhorst and Iker Casillas face off to bring World Cup home for first time.
10 Jul 2010 18:52 GMT | Sport, Football, Latin America, Germany, Italy
Al Jazeera's Paul Rhys finds forgiveness for Apartheid as he spends 24 hours in Soweto.
09 Jul 2010 21:57 GMT | Sport, Football
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