Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Jigme Sherpa brings hope to Nepal's quake victims
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
Caribbean island has one of the lowest connectivity rates in the world with just 3.4 percent of households online.
Internet, Cuba, United States
Italians grow weary of asylum seekers amid the steady flow of migrants and the country's economic woes.
Migrants, Immigration, Italy
Allegations of major security failures surrounding submarines in Scotland put nukes on the radar.
War & Conflict, Science & Technology, Europe
Drug use has soared on the African island and women are the most vulnerable.
Drugs, Addiction, Health
Soldiers' retreat from Ariha in country's northwest gives coalition called Fattah Army control of Idlib province.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Syria
Swiss incumbent secures four-year term in office after rival candidate Prince Ali withdraws following first round.
Sport, Football, FIFA, Sepp Blatter, Corruption
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
Are advances in artificial intelligence, robotics and other technologies leading to fewer jobs and more inequality?
Science & Technology, United States, Silicon Valley
101 East follows one man's mission to restore hope to survivors of Nepal's worst natural disaster in recent history.
Humanitarian crises, Environment, Nepal
The FIFA presidential candidate explains why he is challenging Sepp Blatter and how he plans to reform the organisation.
Sport, Middle East, FIFA