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Give us a break: Guinness Records turns 60
First published in 1955, global authority on record-breaking achievement recently unveiled its 60th anniversary edition.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 13:18 GMT
UN alleges 'plot' to steal Somali assets
Report reveals attempts to steal Somali assets abroad, implicating the president and a US law firm.
Malkhadir M. Muhumed
Last updated: 08 Sep 2014 09:03 GMT
Iran diverts plane carrying US citizens
Fly Dubai plane from Bagram to Dubai was told to return to Afghanistan but landed in Bandar Abbas due to a lack of fuel.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 23:54 GMT
Hindu Holi festival shows its colours in UK
Traditional spring festival blossoms outside India through fun runs, raves and TV commercials.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 14:28 GMT
Iraq army advances towards rebel-held Tikrit
Government forces launch operation to retake Tikrit from Islamic State fighters day after Mosul dam is recaptured.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 16:40 GMT
Kabaddi striving for a global audience
The 900-year-old sport from India vies for global reach as World Kabaddi League takes off in London with great hopes.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2014 12:24 GMT
Nigerian quarantined in Hong Kong over Ebola
Man tests negative for deadly virus after being admitted to hospital in China amid rising fears over spread of Ebola.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 07:24 GMT
Kenya tourism tanks amid increasing violence
Attacks on tourists have contributed to a steep decline in tourism in Kenya.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 06:15 GMT
US and genocide: Who gets bombed, who gets saved?
Invoking 'genocide' to validate US strikes on the Islamic State group cannot be morally justified after Halabja.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 14:29 GMT
Venus prevails in battle of the Williams
Venus Williams seals first win over sister in five years to move into the final of the Rogers Cup with Radwanska.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 09:56 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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