Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
A look at Switzerland's entrenched gun culture
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.
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After decades of strict central control, the communist Caribbean nation is slowly liberalising in the economic sphere.
Latin America, Cuba
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US & Canada, Latin America, Cuba, United States
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Politics, Business & Economy, Iceland
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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
At least six people killed and dozens injured as Palestinians were demonstrating in eastern Gaza near Israeli border.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Israel, Palestine, 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