Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
A look at Switzerland's entrenched gun culture
Long-necked Ma Da's image travels all over the world – while she lives as a refugee on the Thai-Myanmar border.
09 Oct 2015 11:25 GMT | Magazine, Asia Pacific, Thailand, Myanmar, Human Rights
Island nation that hosts Australia's asylum seekers denies entry to journalists, prompting concern from rights group.
09 Oct 2015 11:06 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Media, Asia Pacific, Nauru, Australia
Murders of tribal leaders in southern Philippines ignited an exodus of 3,000 indigenous people
09 Oct 2015 08:56 GMT | Human Rights, Asia Pacific, Philippines
Former Catholic missionary seized from Zamboanga del Norte in southern region with a history of attacks against priests.
08 Oct 2015 12:13 GMT | Poverty & Development, Asia Pacific, Philippines
Beijing's enthusiasm for dam building spills over into Southeast Asia, displacing thousands of people in Cambodia.
Facing the biggest threat to their way of life in decades, indigenous communities may be forced off their homelands.
Indonesia faces criticism from neighbours for inability to deal with plantation companies burning forest to clear land.
07 Oct 2015 11:21 GMT
Fearful of a decline, the government has announced some structural reforms of state-owned enterprises.
07 Oct 2015 11:14 GMT
After years of secret negotiations, Trans-Pacific Partnership deal to cut trade barriers is signed.
06 Oct 2015 13:31 GMT
Once-thriving northeast factories waylaid by '90s economic reforms as millions of former 'employees-for-life' laid off.
06 Oct 2015 08:38 GMT
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
In a Delhi slum, puppeteers, musicians, jugglers and acrobats try to unite as they wrangle with an approaching eviction.
In this web extra, the key Obama adviser also says US-Cuba policy is 'irreversible'.
The suit alleges Rohingya are targets of hate crimes amounting to "genocide" fuelled by monks and Thein Sein government.
05 Oct 2015 21:54 GMT
Reports say Joo Won-moon, arrested in April for illegal entry, was repatriated through border truce village.
05 Oct 2015 10:09 GMT
Seoul says Joo Won-moon, arrested in April for illegal entry, will be repatriated through border truce village.
05 Oct 2015 09:28 GMT
Japanese protesters invoke human rights abuse and painful memories of war to oppose US Marine airbase on their island.
04 Oct 2015 10:13 GMT
Follow the incredible journey of Asadullah Rahman, the youngest inmate to be held at Guantanamo Bay.
War & Conflict, Afghanistan, Taliban
People & Power investigates India's Hindu fundamentalists and their influence on the country's government.
India, Politics, Human Rights
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
Al Jazeera World looks at the neutral nation's entrenched gun culture and the debate about the right to carry weapons.
Gun violence, Europe, Arts & Culture