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Injecting hope into the fight against malaria
Access to life-saving anti-malaria drugs is improving and the first vaccine against the disease may be on the way.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2014 13:50 GMT
Rally calls on Burkina Faso president to run
Rally comes after defections of ruling party officials over worries President Blaise Compaore would seek re-election.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 01:05 GMT
Mali urges return of refugees
More than half a million people were displaced by violence between government forces and Tuareg rebels in 2012.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 03:29 GMT
Pope Francis appoints his first new cardinals
Almost half of 19 new "princes of the Church" come from non-European countries, in a gesture to developing world.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2014 23:48 GMT
Vatican: The Holy See of shame?
As the UN condemns the Vatican's handling of the child abuse scandal, we ask if reforms can bring about real change.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 14:53 GMT
Looking for my Brother
A filmmaker travels to Ivory Coast to trace the journey of his brother who emigrated as a teenager and never came home.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2014 12:22 GMT
Pope names 19 new cardinals
Half of the pope's choices are from outside of Europe, with a shift to poorer and more southern countries.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 21:12 GMT
Algerian fans die in World Cup celebrations
At least 12 people killed and 240 others injured across Algeria during celebrations following football victory.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 18:23 GMT
Bougherra sends Algeria sky-high
Algerians qualify for Brazil 2014 with 1-0 win over Burkina Faso while Ghana's goal cushion is too much for Egypt.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 01:12 GMT
Gambia severs diplomatic ties with Taiwan
Gambia is the second African state to announce a change in its diplomatic relationship with Taiwan this week.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 16:58 GMT
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