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15 Sep 2013 17:30 GMT | Latin America, Cuba
For the first time in decades Cubans are able to travel in clean and safe buses.
It is part of a nationwide process of upgrading its transport to modernise the economy.
Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports from Havana.
Source: Al Jazeera
After decades of strict central control, the communist Caribbean nation is slowly liberalising in the economic sphere.
Latin America, Cuba
Official figures show almost 50,000 Cubans migrated permanently in 2012, most of them going to US.
US & Canada, Latin America, Cuba, United States
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
2014 was the worst year in more than a decade for polio infections, with at least 306 new cases reported.
Polio, Asia, Pakistan
Recent court ruling finds police unit not guilty of rounding up and executing 42 Muslim men during 1987 communal riots.
Human Rights, India, Asia
Clashes continue in Yemen's coastal city, as bombing by Saudi-led coalition targets Houthis' air-defence capabilities.
War & Conflict
Foreign ministers from six world powers prepare to join their Iranian counterpart in Lausanne for key meeting on Monday.
Politics, United States, Iran, John Kerry, Middle East
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