Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
A look at Switzerland's entrenched gun culture
19 Nov 2012 15:07 GMT | US & Canada, Canada
Across Canada, people have been learning how to grow and use marijuana, legally, for medical purposes.At the same time, the country is bringing in tougher anti-cannabis laws.Al Jazeera's Daniel Lak reports from Toronto, Canada.
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Voters give historic victories to controversial policies, including immigration reform and recreational marijuana use
Politics, US & Canada, United States
Two-week operation to purge an entire forest in northern California yields 680kgs of cannabis and more than 100 arrests.
Environment, US & Canada, United States
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
Israeli army shoots Palestinian dead at East Jerusalem checkpoint, having earlier killed six Palestinians in Gaza Strip.
Middle East, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Occupied West Bank
Nations, including US, back UN proposal and threaten to "isolate those who fail to respect the political agreement".
Middle East, War & Conflict, Libya, UN, Muammar Gaddafi
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
101 East explores why over 300 Australian children are abducted by a parent and taken overseas every year.
Australia, Asia, Law
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