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24 Oct 2012 12:36 GMT | Latin America, Honduras, Nicaragua
Many people in Central America deal with drug violence on a daily basis. The region's poorest country, Nicaragua, is determined to change this with the help of community volunteers. Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua.
Poverty and strong community ties leave nation less affected than regional neighbours.
Business & Economy, Latin America, Nicaragua
Western involvement in foreign conflicts has a history of backfiring and re-shaping policies at home.
Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, France, Iraq
Activists in the Czech Republic demand that a pig farm built over a former WWII era concentration camp be shut down.
Politics, War & Conflict, Human Rights
In religiously conservative Brazil, women risk jail time and their lives to undergo the procedure that is illegal but commonplace.
Health, Human Rights, Latin America
Trash is a fast-growing import in the Scandinavian country, which turns it into heat for people's homes.
Environment, Europe, Sweden
Critics say the UK's home secretary is using Muslims as a 'political punchbag' in a bid to shore up right-wing support.
Human Rights, Politics, Racism
President elect Muhammadu Buhari extends "hand of fellowship" to Goodluck Jonathan after winning historic elections.
US says enough progress made to warrant extension as negotiators from Iran and west renew efforts to hammer out deal.
Politics, Middle East, Iran, US
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