Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
01 Aug 2012 13:16 GMT | Human Rights, Environment, Asia Pacific, China, Philippines
More than 100 rare animals have been returned to the Philippines from Hong Kong after they were found in the suitcase of a man trying to smuggle them into China.
Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Hong Kong.
Source: Al Jazeera
In China, animal rights activism is flourishing with increasing numbers of people seeing animals as pets, not protein.
Human Rights, Environment, China
Reducing the suffering of all creatures is truly a mark of a civilised society.
US & Canada, China, Greece, Indonesia, Poland
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
As Iceland celebrates 100 years of women's suffrage, some women launch social media campaigns to demand more progress.
Human Rights, Europe, Iceland
News of agreement comes ahead of NATO meeting in Brussels amid reports Turkey is targeting Kurds in Syria.
War & Conflict, Turkey-Syria border, Turkey, Syria, Syrian crisis
Only one person in South Korea is still testing positive for virus that killed 36 people and sickened scores.
MERS, South Korea, Asia
Portraits of four individuals who are fighting against the odds to succeed and give back to their African communities.
Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Africa
People & Power investigates the sinister impact of a secret cyber war on the Syrian civil war.
Science & Technology, Syria, War & Conflict
Educated women from the former Soviet republics work as nannies in Turkey to support their families back home.
Arts & Culture, Turkey, Migrants
We follow a reptile handler-turned-scientist in his quest to save thousands of people from deadly snakebites.
Health, Environment, Papua New Guinea