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15 Dec 2013 16:12 GMT | Asia
Nearly 50 million tonnes of electronic or e-waste was generated last year. And it's expected to rise even further over the next three years.
Al Jazeera's Tarek Bazley reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
Legal collection centres end up selling e-waste to same scrap dealers who were not meant to get it in the first place.
China is the premier destination for electronic waste, where millions of tonnes are "recycled" every year.
A year after the military seized power in a bloodless coup, critics appear to have been effectively silenced.
Politics, Asia Pacific, Thailand
Marriage equality vote generates the biggest human rights debate in Ireland's history.
Human Rights, Europe, Ireland
Military operations aside, governments are seeking to counteract the growing appeal of violent groups at its roots.
War & Conflict, Africa, Nigeria
Banned groups, along with their charitable and militant wings, operate freely despite sanctions.
War & Conflict, Asia, Pakistan
UNESCO chief says destruction of historical city seized by ISIL would be an "enormous loss to humanity".
War & Conflict
Vote on same-sex marriage has exposed divisions between communities in the traditionally Catholic country.
Human Rights, Europe, LGBT, Ireland
A rare glimpse at traditional life in Algeria as we go behind the scenes at three weddings in the country's west.
Arts & Culture, Algeria, Africa
How developments in tidal technology are helping harness the power of a calm sea.
Environment, Science & Technology, Pollution
With refugees at risk of abuse and exploitation in Malaysia, 101 East investigates if those in charge are doing enough.
Human Rights, Malaysia, Myanmar
People & Power investigates whether rising ethnic tensions in Macedonia could result in civil conflict.
Politics, Macedonia, Europe