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 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
Iraq's Kurdish regional government condemns Turkish bombing, while asking PKK fighters to leave its territory.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Iraq, Turkey, Kurds
Mullah Akhtar Mansoor tells Afghan Taliban to ignore rumours about the group's campaign and vows to continue fighting.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Asia, Taliban, Afghanistan
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