Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
02 Feb 2014 18:30 GMT
Russia has spent $50bn to stage the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, almost 10 times what Canada spent four years ago, making them the most expensive Olympic Games ever.
Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds reports from Vancouver.
Source: Al Jazeera
Athletes ramp up preparations for the controversial 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Russia in February.
What is the cost of Russia's plan for 'the safest games ever'?
The number of Muslims has burgeoned in this Italian city, but plans to build a mosque have been contentious.
Europe, Religion, Italy
Plans are afoot to build power plants and frack near one of California's biggest reserves of fresh water.
Environment, Human Rights, US & Canada
By jailing a group of young activists, Angola's government has invited criticism of its rule - and its economic policy.
Human Rights, Africa, Angola
Faced with Western sanctions and falling oil prices, Russia bolsters ties with trade-partner to the east.
Asia, Europe, China
Continent told to embrace democracy and end "cancer of corruption" in first speech by a US president at AU headquarters.
Poverty & Development, Africa, Barack Obama, African Union
Ankara says alliance may have "duty" to become more involved, days after Turkey launched air strikes in Syria and Iraq.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Turkey-Syria border, Syria, ISIL
We explore global efforts to combat antibiotic resistance, which has become a major threat across the world.
Health, Humanitarian crises, Science & Technology
Portraits of four individuals who are fighting against the odds to succeed and give back to their African communities.
Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Africa
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
War & Conflict, Health, Afghanistan
We follow a reptile handler-turned-scientist in his quest to save thousands of people from deadly snakebites.
Health, Environment, Papua New Guinea