Explore the origins and evolution of ISIL
'Miners Shot Down' wins Emmy for best documentary
25 Jul 2013 16:53 GMT | Politics
US Congress has held its first hearing in five years into the detention centre at Guantanamo Bay.
The debate comes as the Obama administration tries to work out how to close the facility.
Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
Returning Guantanamo to Cubans may develop US-Cuba relations and create brighter opportunities for the entire Caribbean.
Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Afghanistan, Cuba
Court allows 'religiously and culturally abhorrent' practice after Obama administration appeal
Human Rights, United Kingdom
With the approach of heavy rains, refugees escaping violence in Burundi face more hardship in Tanzanian camps.
War & Conflict, Africa, Burundi
Shi Yan's approach to organic farming is helping to break the country's "addiction to pesticides".
Climate Change, Climate SOS, Environment
As some governors call for Syrian refugees to be turned away, one who is already in the US speaks out.
Syrian crisis, United States, Refugees
Thawing permafrost is releasing greenhouse gases, ruining buildings, and may even be creating massive sinkholes.
Environment, Climate Change
Military publishes audio where voice is heard saying, "You are approaching Turkish airspace, change your heading."
Middle East, Turkey, Turkey-Syria border, Russia, War & Conflict
Peaceful demonstrations continue after video released of white officer gunning down teenager a year after the attack.
Racism, United States, Human Rights, US & Canada, Barack Obama
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests
We follow one man's astounding undercover crusade to expose judicial corruption in Ghana.
Ghana, Politics, Corruption
Abu Hafs al-Mauritani, an Islamic scholar previously with al-Qaeda, discusses the Paris attacks and the rise of ISIL.
Al-Qaeda, ISIL, Paris Attacks
How ordinary people are mobilising to disrupt the fossil fuel industry by redirecting investment.
Business & Economy, Environment, Climate Change