Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
23 Jul 2010 05:01 GMT | Politics, Asia Pacific, Myanmar
Myanmar's military rulers have said they will hold the country's first elections in two decades later this year.
But many are sceptical that the poll will be free and fair.
Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won by a landslide in 1990 but the government would not hand over power.
Al Jazeera has a special correspondent inside the country who we cannot name for her own safety. She recently met with three women running as democratic candidates.
Source: Al Jazeera
Content on this website is for general information purposes only. Your comments
are provided by your own free will and you take sole responsibility for any direct
or indirect liability. You hereby provide us with an irrevocable, unlimited, and
global license for no consideration to use, reuse, delete or publish comments, in
accordance with Community Rules & Guidelines and Terms and Conditions.
Italians grow weary of asylum seekers amid the steady flow of migrants and the country's economic woes.
Migrants, Immigration, Italy
Allegations of major security failures surrounding submarines in Scotland put nukes on the radar.
War & Conflict, Science & Technology, Europe
Drug use has soared on the African island and women are the most vulnerable.
Drugs, Addiction, Health
Eight months later, friends and family of the disappeared are in the US to keep the fight to find the Mexicans going.
Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico
Swiss confirms his decision to seek fifth term amid "unprecedented and difficult" times for football's governing body.
Sport, FIFA, Sepp Blatter, Football
Abu Mohammed al-Golani in exclusive interview to Al Jazeera says his group has no specific agenda to target West.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Bashar al-Assad, Syria, United States
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia