Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
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24 Feb 2014 01:47 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Mexico, United States
The US Justice Department may seek the extradition of a major drugs cartel boss in Mexico.
Grand juries in at least seven US federal district courts, including Chicago, San Diego, New York and Texas, already have handed up indictments for Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman.
Guzman's Sinaloa cartel controlled the transit of tonnes of cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine from Mexico to the US.His arrest on Saturday marks a huge victory in the Mexican government's war on drugs
Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Mexico City.
Source: Al Jazeera
Joint Mexican and US forces arrest Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman in Sinaloa state, who had been on the run for 13 years.
Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Mexico, United States
The fundamental problem in Michoacan is the collusion between criminal gangs and the authorities.
US & Canada, Latin America, Colombia, Mexico, United States
As the battle over Kunduz rages, US may be forced to extend troop deployment after 14 years of warfare with the Taliban.
War & Conflict, United States, Afghanistan
Military intelligence ordered major companies to steer clear of two independent newspapers with ad revenue, sources say.
Media, Bangladesh, Politics
Enbridge Energy is eyeing a major pipeline in Minnesota state, but the project faces fierce environmental opposition.
Environment, Oil spill, Energy
Plunder of Somali waters by foreign fishing vessels could mean the return of hijackings, locals warn.
Environment, Somalia, Africa
Man takes out gun and shoots 18-year-old who injured him lightly in latest such incident in occupied East Jerusalem.
Politics, War & Conflict, Middle East
At least four dead and dozens injured in attacks in Hama province and in areas bordering Idlib province, activists say.
War & Conflict, Syrian crisis, Middle East, Syria, Russia
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
The names of Newton, Galileo and Copernicus are well known, but how have the great Islamic thinkers of the middle ages contributed to the science of today?
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Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Poverty & Development
101 East follows the lives of seven people in Nanjing and asks what they think of the direction their country is taking.
Politics, Asia Pacific, China