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Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
09 Jun 2013 08:52 GMT | Europe, Switzerland
Switzerland is voting in a referendum to change asylum laws following a rise in refugees.
Critics say it sends a message that foreigners are not welcome in the country.
Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports from Geneva.
Source: Al Jazeera
Justice and police ministry says it will now limit resident permits to citizens of other European nations.
Europe, Bulgaria, Romania, Switzerland
Search and rescue under way for dozens missing after boat sinks near remote Christmas Island, killing at least 13.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Indonesia, Sri Lanka
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
Magnitude 7.0 quake strikes west of provincial capital Jayapura.
Asia Pacific, Indonesia, Earthquake
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