Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
12 Oct 2013 06:57 GMT
Thousands of comic book, movie and TV show fans are in New York for its Annual Comic Convention.
Many use the event as an excuse to dress up in outlandish character costumes.
Al Jazeera's John Terrett went along.
Source: Al Jazeera
Rare 1932 edition of "Tintin in America" by Belgian artist Herge goes for $1.6mn in Paris auction.
Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Europe
Comic book with a Bali bomber as the unlikely hero is being used in Indonesia as a teaching tool.
Arts & Culture, Asia Pacific, Indonesia
The United States is leading secret negotiations with 11 other countries over the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.
Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Health
An alarming number of young UK offenders with criminal records were previously in the care of local authorities.
Europe, Child rights, Law
Caught in cycle of poverty feeding off the informal labour market, Mexico poor grow old on the job, have no retirement.
Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico
Forgiveness, reconciliation and an arms embargo are key ingredients for peace in South Sudan, says Bishop Paride Taban.
War & Conflict, Africa, Sudan
Thousands attend rallies in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem after occupied West Bank arson attack and Gay Pride march stabbings.
Israel, Occupied West Bank, Middle East, Palestine, Human Rights
At least two troops dead and 24 others wounded in attack on military police station in Agri, allegedly by PKK fighters.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Turkey, PKK, Iraq
An investigation into the role of one of the most influential banks in the world.
Business & Economy, Greece, US & Canada
We investigate why the Baltic states of Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania are nervous about Russia's regional ambitions.
Politics, Russia, Vladimir Putin
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
War & Conflict, Health, Afghanistan
Opiate addiction and mining developments are threatening the future of Canada's First Nations rural communities.
Human Rights, Health, Environment