Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Dancing to defy ageing & loneliness in Mexico
13 Aug 2013 15:57 GMT | Business & Economy, Health, US & Canada, United States
A new gym in the US is giving hope to the obese.Downsize Fitness is picky about its members, but those who get in are seeing big results.
Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Chicago.
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Officials start projects endorsing healthier diets in bid to curb health crisis in US city.
Business & Economy, US & Canada, United States
In the city dubbed "the fattest in the US", health advocates are fighting a battle against obesity.
Business & Economy, Health, US & Canada, United States
Government forces accused of rampaging through Unity State, committing atrocities and causing mass displacement.
Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Africa
Asia is home to 41 percent of the 53 million domestic workers worldwide, mostly women with few rights and often abused.
Migrants, Abuse, Human Rights
Demand for Korean War peace treaty by prominent activists casts light on issue drawing criticism and support.
War & Conflict, Asia, South Korea
Narendra Modi and his ruling BJP government receive a mixed response on the delivery of pre-election promises.
Politics, Asia, India
Heavy gunfire and blasts in Afghan capital as a guesthouse hosting foreigners in Wazir Akbar Khan comes under attack.
War & Conflict
Shia units' involvement in operation to wrest back mainly Sunni province from ISIL raises sectarian tensions.
War & Conflict, Iraq, Middle East, ISIL
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
The Ethiopian prime minister discusses democracy, human rights, press freedom and the future of his country.
Politics, Human Rights, Ethiopia
The story of Algeria's past, present and future - from independence to the Arab Spring and beyond.
As China tries to outmuscle its neighbours, we ask who will win the battle over the resource-rich waters.
Business & Economy, War & Conflict, Politics