How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
11 Oct 2010 16:46 GMT | Politics, Latin America, Haiti
As Haiti's presidential elections approach, riot police are being given extra training because of security concerns. But not everyone agrees that's the right tactic.
Al Jazeera's Sebastian Walker reports from Port-au-Prince.
Source: Al Jazeera
Refugees International says agencies co-ordinating Haitian relief efforts are "dysfunctional" and "inexperienced".
Environment, Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, Latin America, Haiti
Heavy rains and strong winds destroy thousands of tents of some of the 1.3m people homeless after January's earthquake.
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In Dallas, the Huey P Newton Gun Club organises 'manoeuvres' to show communities of colour they can police themselves.
Human Rights, US
A deep-seated cultural preference for boys is skewing India's sex ratio and making slaves of women.
Human Rights, Asia, India
Migrants complain of being sent to squalid shelters, as France unveils plan to reduce asylum processing times.
Europe, France, Migrants
Despite reforms, lifting of sanctions and 'opening', political activists in Myanmar continue to face arrests.
Human Rights, Asia, Myanmar
French and German leaders say "the door is open to discussions" as Greek PM set to unveil his plan at eurozone meet.
Business & Economy, Greece, Europe, European Union, IMF
Western officials against Iranian demands to include the lifting of ballistic missile sanctions as part of nuclear deal.
Politics, Middle East, Europe, Iran
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?