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15 Aug 2013 14:04 GMT | Environment, Humanitarian crises, Asia Pacific, Philippines
Typhoon Utor has caused landslides and heavy floods in the Philippines. At least six deaths have been reported so far. In Masinloc thousands of people are now homeless. Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from storm-hit province.
Source: Al Jazeera
At least one killed and five others missing after typhoon churns through southern China.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, Asia Pacific, China, Philippines
At least one killed and 13 missing after powerful typhoon strikes Pacific nation, triggering landslides and floods.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, Asia Pacific, Philippines
In religiously conservative Brazil, women risk jail time and their lives to undergo the procedure that is illegal but commonplace.
Health, Human Rights, Latin America
Trash is a fast-growing import in the Scandinavian country, which turns it into heat for people's homes.
Environment, Europe, Sweden
Critics say the UK's home secretary is using Muslims as a 'political punchbag' in a bid to shore up right-wing support.
Human Rights, Politics, Racism
2014 was the worst year in more than a decade for polio infections, with at least 306 new cases reported.
Polio, Asia, Pakistan
Official vote count to resume on Tuesday with opposition challenger leading President Jonathan in overall tally.
Politics, Africa, Nigeria, Elections, Nigeria Decides
At least 40 dead amid conflicting reports on whether camp in Hajjah was housing displaced people or Houthi fighters.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Houthis
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America