Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
Return to Kuwait: The class of 1990
17 Jul 2010 20:44 GMT | Human Rights, Humanitarian crises
As officials with BP test the latest attempt to stem the flow of oil from a blown-out well in the Gulf of Mexico, fishermen continue to worry about the long-term affects of the spill.
Ryan Lambert, a fisherman, hotel owner and well-known local businessman in New Orleans, Louisiana, has worked on the water for 29 years. He told Al Jazeera that he feared that the impact of the disaster will continue to be felt long after the media has moved on.
Source: Al Jazeera
Content on this website is for general information purposes only. Your comments
are provided by your own free will and you take sole responsibility for any direct
or indirect liability. You hereby provide us with an irrevocable, unlimited, and
global license for no consideration to use, reuse, delete or publish comments, in
accordance with Community Rules & Guidelines and Terms and Conditions.
Cuba offers free sex change surgeries and government-sanctioned Pride marches, but activists say more change is needed.
Human Rights, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Denton residents protest confederate symbols while elsewhere other monuments are still being erected.
US & Canada, United States, Arts & Culture
The United States is leading secret negotiations with 11 other countries over the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.
Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Health
An alarming number of young UK offenders with criminal records were previously in the care of local authorities.
Europe, Child rights, Law
US secretary of state's Doha visit seeks to address security concerns of Arab Gulf states about the Iran nuclear deal.
Middle East, Politics, Qatar, Iran, John Kerry
Riot police try to stop migrants as they renew attempts to cross into Britain via Calais Eurotunnel.
Europe, Mediterranean, Migrants, United Kingdom, France
101 East explores how Japan's funeral industry is getting creative as the ageing nation runs out of space for the dead.
Arts & Culture, Asia Pacific, Japan
The story behind Nigeria's domestic movie industry, the second biggest producer of films in the world.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Nigeria
An investigation into the role of one of the most influential banks in the world.
Business & Economy, Greece, US & Canada
We investigate why the Baltic states of Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania are nervous about Russia's regional ambitions.
Politics, Russia, Vladimir Putin