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Can snooker have a global representation?
Tour has seen events increase from seven to 32 in last four years but majority of players and winners are from the UK.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 09:55 GMT
Latvian minister sacked over 'Nazi' march
Environment minister dismissed for planning to participate in an annual event that Jewish groups say glorifies Nazism.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2014 17:33 GMT
The geopolitics of the Ukraine crisis
How the power vacuum will reshape the balance of power in the region between Russia and the European Union.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 13:29 GMT
Latvia government bets on euro
Not everyone convinced that eurozone membership will encourage investment and lower borrowing costs.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2013 22:05 GMT
Latvia PM quits over deadly building collapse
Resignation means a new government is needed in wake of disaster that killed 54 in Riga.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 19:48 GMT
The Photographer from Riga
Inta Ruka is one of the most famous photographers in Latvia, and one of the leading portrait-photographers of our time.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2013 12:06 GMT
Latvia gets approval to join eurozone
The European Commission says Latvia's economic management was commendable, and it is ready to have the Euro in 2014.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2013 15:25 GMT
Dutch man sentenced in paedophilia case
A Latvian-born man abused more than 60 children in two Amsterdam nurseries and at homes where he was babysitting.
Last updated: 21 May 2012 16:00 GMT
For Latvia, it's time to form a new coalition
The pro-Russian Harmony Centre won the most votes in recent elections, but other parties may block it from taking power.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2011 10:59 GMT
Two Latvias: Between the West and Russia
After parliamentary elections, Latvia's political parties will need to make tough choices in order to form a coalition.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 20:18 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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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.
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Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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