Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Everyday lives in conflict-ridden Aleppo
28 Jul 2010 16:18 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Israel
The Israeli parliament is considering several new laws that could seriously impact the ability of citizens to criticise the government, according to rights groups.
Human Rights Watch is reporting a crackdown on political activists who criticise Israeli's treatment of the Palestinians.
In what rights groups consider part of an alarming pattern, Shin Bet, Israel's internal security agency, recently admitted to spying on a young Australian activist in the West Bank.
Al Jazeera's Sherine Tadros reports from Jerusalem.
Source: Al Jazeera
More than 800 people were killed and 65,000 displaced in religion-based election violence in 2011 in the central city.
Nigeria Decides, Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan
More than 100 people were gunned down in Maidan Square a year ago, but investigations have failed to bring prosecutions.
Human Rights, Politics, War & Conflict
Religious practice involves ceremonial dancing, singing and body piercing - which are not allowed in mainstream Islam.
Religion, Europe, Albania
US announces it will slow American forces drawdown in Afghanistan amid increasing fears of Taliban-led civil war.
War & Conflict, Politics, Asia
President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi arrives in Riyadh as civilians are reported killed in second night of Saudi-led raids.
War & Conflict, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Houthis, Middle East
Co-pilot, said to have no terrorism links, was alone at plane's controls and intentionally slammed it into mountainside.
Europe, France, Germany, Spain
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