We track four people on their journey.
What's the cost of South Korea's drinking culture?
19 Jul 2013 03:08 GMT | Middle East
The capital's Nasr City district has become the epicentre of protests against the military.
Every day thousands of people gather in an area that’s become a city of tents.
Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports from Cairo.
Source: Al Jazeera
Political Islam must embrace pluralistic societies and reconcile religion with constitutionalism if it is to survive.
Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Egypt, Iran
As the influential al-Nour party suspends its participation in the transition, we examine its role in Egyptian politics.
West Bengal long suffered cancerous effects of arsenic-laced water, but projects to provide clean water show promise.
Health, Poverty & Development, Environment
Muslim fashion designers reflect on a rapidly growing industry.
Arts & Culture, Islam, Business & Economy
Americans' passports could be seized if they owe more than $50,000 in taxes, but could this law be unfairly applied?
Business & Economy, United States, Politics
How peat swamp destruction in Malaysia is causing devastating health problems and irreversible environmental damage.
Environment, Climate Change, Climate SOS
German chancellor meets Turkish leaders as thousands of Syrians remain stranded at border and more refugees drown.
Middle East, Syria, War & Conflict, Turkey, Humanitarian crises
More than 100 people are still thought to be trapped inside collapsed building after Saturday's quake in Tainan.
Humanitarian crises, Taiwan, Earthquake, Asia
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea
How improving relations between communist Cuba and the capitalist US will change the lives of people on both sides.
Politics, United States, Cuba
Mayotte is a magnet for Comoros islanders who risk their lives crossing hazardous seas in search of a better life.
Poverty & Development, France, Refugees
A three-part series looking at the history of France's black community and their long struggle for recognition.
Politics, US & Canada, France