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Tuberculosis makes a comeback
On World TB Day, drug-resistant forms of the dangerous disease continue to surge around the globe.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2014 10:01 GMT
Europe battens down the hatches?
Swiss vote on capping quotas for foreign workers ignites xenophobic-led debate across Europe.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2014 09:53 GMT
Assad regime vows no surrender of power
Government and opposition both say they will attend peace talks, but lay out vastly contrasting views on Assad's future.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 23:51 GMT
Do-it-yourself cartography of the Middle East
The US news media offers blueprints for the dismemberment of the Middle East, writes author.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 18:23 GMT
South Swiss voters back ban on full-face veil
Move by Switzerland's Italian-speaking region is condemned by country's Muslim community and Amnesty International.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 06:37 GMT
German tax inspectors follow Swiss data trail
German authorities buying inside information from Swiss bankers to track down tax evaders.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 01:58 GMT
German tax crackdown angers Switzerland
Efforts by German inspectors to trace tax evader's money in Switzerland are causing tensions between the two nations.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2012 17:30 GMT
Intense fighting rages in Syrian cities
Deadly clashes in Idlib and Aleppo signal no let-up in the violence driving waves of refugees into neighbouring nations.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2012 15:35 GMT
Brahimi to meet Assad during Damascus visit
New UN-Arab League envoy warns not to "expect miracles" this week as bombardment resumes in Aleppo rebel districts.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2012 23:58 GMT
Thousands gather to bury Saudi crown prince
Body of Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, kingdom's long-serving interior minister, repatriated ahead of funeral in Mecca.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2012 16:03 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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