How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
Afghan women: the fight for survival
17 Oct 2010 03:44 GMT | Latin America, Mexico
Monterrey and the state it is situated in - Nuevo Leon - have become some of Mexico's most violent places after a turf war broke out between two major drug cartels. More than 600 people have been killed in the last year, and as a result the state and authorities have launched an unprecedented war against drug gangs. As Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from Monterrey, fear and frustration have gripped the city.
Source: Al Jazeera
Six people killed during shooting in Ciudad Juarez, while another four die in gun battle in city of Monterrey.
US & Canada, Latin America, Mexico, United States
The majority of Greeks refused the conditions of a new bailout package from the EU, but are unsure what to expect next.
Politics, Europe, Greece
London's tough response to 7/7 bombings thwarts attacks, but may not prevent radicalisation.
War & Conflict, Europe, United Kingdom
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
Cash reserves start to run dry as ECB tightens controls and Greek PM Tsipras meets with EU creditors.
Europe, Greece, Eurozone
Taliban gunmen clash with government troops, hours after suicide bomber rams foreign convoy.
War & Conflict, Asia, Afghanistan, Taliban
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
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
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests