We track four people on their journey.
We explore the new US-Cuba relationship
16 Nov 2013 07:00 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Turkey
For years, Turkey barely acknowledged the autonomous Kurdish region across its southern border.
But these days, Turkey is investing heavily in the oil-fuelled economy of Iraqi Kurdistan.
Al Jazeera's Anita McNaught reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
Kurdish commander says armed group will resume uprising unless the Turkish government revives peace process soon.
Politics, Europe, US & Canada, Iran, Iraq
Tension rises as drought-ridden Iraqis and Syrians accuse water-rich Turks of overusing rivers the countries share.
Politics, Middle East, Iraq, Syria, Turkey
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
Flight from northern Aleppo province's countryside prompted by government's success in breaking through rebel defences.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Turkey-Syria border, Syria
Deaths occur after 17-storey building in Tainan, southern city of nearly two million people, collapses, trapping scores.
Environment, Asia Pacific, Taiwan, Earthquake
We travel to remote Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to investigate Australia's refugee detention programme.
Refugees, Papua New Guinea, Australia
In an ancient city torn apart by modern conflict, can food help to bridge political and religious divisions?
Arts & Culture, Middle East, Jerusalem
We look at the Taliban threat and the future of Afghan journalism; plus, Davos - global news event or PR exercise?
Media, Afghanistan, Taliban
We speak to the former UN chief weapons inspector, and ask Noam Chomsky about the US presidential election.
Politics, United States, North Korea