Mehdi Hasan exposes misconceptions about the continent
Explore Japan through its offbeat train culture
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'?
Education Pro enables teachers to monitor students' online activity and sends "violation" alerts over trigger terms.
Human Rights, Education, United Kingdom
Japanese protesters invoke human rights abuse and painful memories of war to oppose US Marine airbase on their island.
Military, Human Rights, Japan
Precarious peace agreement has failed to end fighting in South Sudan with fears of famine and disease outbreaks.
War & Conflict, Human Rights, South Sudan
While targeting 'terrorists and junkies', Kremlin-backed strongman Kadyrov flaunts the law to safeguard moderate Islam.
Human Rights, War & Conflict, Chechnya
Teenager shot dead as clashes with army and settlers continue, after Palestinians barred from Jerusalem's Old City.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Palestine, Israel, Battle for Jerusalem
Defiant Syrian leaders tells Iranian TV that US-lead coalition against ISIL has failed, as Moscow ramps up bombings.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Syria: Broken Nation, Syrian crisis
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
Politics, Asia Pacific, China
In a Delhi slum, puppeteers, musicians, jugglers and acrobats try to unite as they wrangle with an approaching eviction.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Poverty & Development
An investigation into the high rate of child sex abuse in Jamaica and the government's failure to protect its children.
Human Rights, Jamaica, Rape
The story of the 1994 Rwandan genocide told through the prism of the media, exploring their role then and today.
Media, War & Conflict, Africa