Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"My Nigeria is my earth, my material, my jokes"
14 Nov 2010 18:37 GMT | Europe, Spain
The fallout from the recent global economic crisis has hit homeowners hard around the world.
But the system in Spain is especially harsh for those who can no longer afford to make their mortgage payments.For many Americans facing foreclosure, that would be the end of it. But for Luis Marti and thousands of other Spaniards, it is just the beginning of their troubles.In Spain, foreclosure and eviction do not terminate the debt, so after losing their homes, many people owe the remainder of the mortgage. Therefore, people cannot escape the debt through bankruptcy either, because mortgage debt is specifically excluded from the bankruptcy laws.
Al Jazeera's Barbara Serra reports from Barcelona.
Source: Al Jazeera
Thanks to an innovative relocation programme, the Alameens' lives have changed dramatically after fleeing the war.
Refugees, Germany, Syrian crisis
After extending air war against fighters in Iraq, London contemplates military targets in Syria as well.
War & Conflict, United Kingdom, Middle East
Monsoon storms have wreaked havoc on Myanmar's persecuted Rohingya Muslims.
Rohingya, Human Rights, Weather
Critics lament New Delhi's fading pro-Palestinian stance at solidarity convention as Israel relations flourish.
Palestine, India, Gaza: After the war
Austrian police confirm final death toll, saying the refugees included eight women and four children.
Refugees, Politics, Europe, Mediterranean, Austria
Officials say 82 dead and at least 100 missing after boat sinks off Libyan coast in latest in series of disasters.
Humanitarian crises, Human Rights, Africa, Europe, Refugees
People & Power investigates South Korea's disturbing rise in suicides, particularly among the elderly.
Health, Poverty & Development, South Korea
A story of political skulduggery in Yemen and the high cost to the presidency of alleged collusion with the Houthis.
War & Conflict, Politics, Yemen
South Sudan's president talks about the ongoing violence, internal rivalries, and the future of his country.
Politics, South Sudan, Sudan
The comedian gives an insight into his street-smart Nigerian life as he gets his act together and grows his brand.
Arts & Culture, Africa, Nigeria