Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
A look at Switzerland's entrenched gun culture
02 Mar 2014 19:56 GMT | Europe, Italy
Every year thousands of people travel to Italy for the renowned Venice Carnival.
It started as a street party for the lower classes but it is now keeping the local economy afloat.
Al Jazeera's Claudio Lavanga reports from Venice.
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Unemployment approaches 12 percent and economy continues to shrink, as political deadlock grinds on.
Politics, Business & Economy, Europe, Italy
The world of movies will shortly find out who has won the Golden Lion as the festival approaches the end.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Europe
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
With no world leaders in attendance, North Korea marks one of its biggest celebrations with show of military hardware.
Politics, Asia Pacific, North Korea
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