Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
10 Dec 2010 20:21 GMT | Environment, Asia Pacific, Indonesia
Roughly 20 per cent of the world's greenhouse gasses are caused by deforestation.
One of the ideas being debated in Cancun is to give some countries millions of dollars to preserve their forests.
While it sounds great on paper, implementation is another matter.
Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports now from South Sumatra, Indonesia.
Source: Al Jazeera
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
Decision to seek fifth term confirmed along with admission of "unprecedented" times for world football's governing body.
Explosions at the Babylon and Sheraton hotels occurred just before midnight and were heard across the Iraqi capital.
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