The Passport Index: Which countries are easy to visit?

A look at which countries are easiest and most difficult to travel to based on their willingness to give visitors visas.


From Lahore to Sehwan, Pakistan's week of violence

At least 112 people killed as armed groups launch fresh wave of attacks in one of the country's bloodiest weeks.


Attack on shrines in Pakistan since 2005

Armed groups have often targeted Muslims at shrines who do not conform to their strict interpretation of Islam.


Oroville dam spillway on verge of collapse

The Oroville dam spillway in California is on the verge of collapse. Thousands of people have been evacuated.

Asia Pacific

Infographic: What is the reach of N Korea's missiles?

North Korea has vowed to keep testing ballistic missile, but some experts say it is years away from developing an ICBM.


Explaining the Somali election process

A short explainer on how the 2017 elections in Somalia will work.


Triggering Article 50

Did UK MPs represent their constituents in parliament over Brexit?

Business & Economy

Eight men who are as rich as half the world

The gap between the super-wealthy and the poorest half of the world's population is starker than previously thought.


Iraq's strongmen 10 years after Saddam Hussein

Since the execution of the deposed leader, the country has witnessed the emergence of a number of powerful figures.


Journey of a rhino horn

Al Jazeera investigates the illegal trade of rhino horn from the hands of poachers in South Africa to consumers in Asia.

Climate Change

Drowning Megacities

Al Jazeera explores the African cities on the front line of the battle against climate change.


Breaking down the Tehreek-e-Taliban

Al Jazeera's guide to who's who among the top ranks of the Pakistani Taliban.


Amnesty report shows global 'violence on a mass scale'

Group's annual report reveals suffering caused by conflict is particularly striking in the Middle East and North Africa.