Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
Has Russia saved the Assad regime from collapse?
10 Sep 2013 15:58 GMT | Politics, Europe, Syria, Turkey
Turkey is stepping up its military presence on the border with Syria.
The Turkish government is concerned that Syria could retaliate if it is attacked.
Al Jazeera's Omar Al Saleh reports from the Turkish-Syrian border.
Source: Al Jazeera
Some media reports said blast was at ammunition depot, while others said it happened in vehicle carrying scrap metal.
Politics, Middle East, Syria, Turkey
We ask why, when bullets and bombs have killed tens of thousands, it took an alleged chemical attack to inspire outrage.
Politics, US & Canada, China, Lebanon, Russia
Twice the size of Paris, the open-air Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm offers a unique approach to reforming criminals.
Prisoners, Philippines, Crime
As the battle over Kunduz rages, US may be forced to extend troop deployment after 14 years of warfare with the Taliban.
War & Conflict, United States, Afghanistan
Military intelligence ordered major companies to steer clear of two independent newspapers with ad revenue, sources say.
Media, Bangladesh, Politics
Enbridge Energy is eyeing a major pipeline in Minnesota state, but the project faces fierce environmental opposition.
Environment, Oil spill, Energy
Israeli troops wound two Palestinians near settlement northwest of Ramallah after stabbings in Jerusalem and Kiryat Gan.
Middle East, Palestine, Israel, War & Conflict
President Vladimir Putin says Russian warships targeted ISIL in Syria with at least 26 rockets.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Syria, Russia
We speak to former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, and ask a former KGB general about Russia's air strikes in Syria.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Israel
The names of Newton, Galileo and Copernicus are well known, but how have the great Islamic thinkers of the middle ages contributed to the science of today?
In a Delhi slum, puppeteers, musicians, jugglers and acrobats try to unite as they wrangle with an approaching eviction.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Poverty & Development
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
Politics, Asia Pacific, China