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Syrian cabinet reshuffled amid more violence
President Bashar al-Assad appoints seven new ministers, in a move that appears aimed at trying to shore up the economy.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 00:33 GMT
Syrian warplanes strike Damascus outskirts
Suburbs bombarded and clashes reported as government troops try to push back rebels pressing in on the capital.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 12:59 GMT
Rebels 'seize Syrian army school' in Aleppo
Opposition fighters say they have stormed base outside strategic northern city after nearly three weeks of fighting.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2012 06:51 GMT
Scores reportedly killed in Syria's Hama
Activist group says bomb attacks in village of Aqrab have left at least 125 mainly Alawite civilians wounded or killed.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2012 19:43 GMT
Air strikes near Damascus kill dozens
Clashes intensify around Syrian capital as rare bombing raids in suburbs leave at least 60 dead, according to activists.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2012 12:40 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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