Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
A look at Switzerland's entrenched gun culture
14 Sep 2013 00:34 GMT | Asia, Bangladesh
The UN's children's agency is reporting fewer infants are dying worldwide.
Bangladesh has surpassed expectations by reducing child deaths by two-thirds since 1990.
Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar reports from the capital Dhaka.
Source: Al Jazeera
Country trains women in rural areas to help save the lives of their pregnant neighbours and newborn infants.
Health, Asia, India
For every 100,000 live births, more than 200 mothers die due to lack of reproductive health resources.
Asia Pacific, Philippines
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
National Dialogue Quartet made "decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in Tunisia", jury says.
Middle East, Tunisia
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