Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
A look at Switzerland's entrenched gun culture
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
Tackling the refugee crisis, Iran nuclear deal, and helping rape victims push candidates towards the coveted prize.
War & Conflict, Human Rights, Norway
Joining the West, Reykjavik imposed sanctions on Russia over Ukraine, but now its fishermen are paying the price.
Politics, Business & Economy, Iceland
The illicit kidney trade in South Asia has exploded as brokers use social media to find donors.
Health, Business & Economy, India
Twice the size of Paris, the open-air Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm offers a unique approach to reforming criminals.
Prisoners, Philippines, Crime
An Israeli man has stabbed four Palestinians at a time of increasing violence throughout Israel and occupied West Bank.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Israel, Jerusalem, Palestine
Iranian military says Brigadier General Hossein Hamedani was killed by the rebels near Aleppo overnight.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syrian crisis, Iran, Syria
Follow the incredible journey of Asadullah Rahman, the youngest inmate to be held at Guantanamo Bay.
War & Conflict, Afghanistan, Taliban
People & Power investigates India's Hindu fundamentalists and their influence on the country's government.
India, Politics, Human Rights
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
Al Jazeera World looks at the neutral nation's entrenched gun culture and the debate about the right to carry weapons.
Gun violence, Europe, Arts & Culture