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Date with destiny for World Cup hopefuls
Football dreams can turn to nightmares as World Cup qualifying reaches its climax.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2013 19:57 GMT
Black Hawk Down: 20 years on
It was a battle that left 18 US soldiers and between 1,500 and 3,000 Somalis dead, but what lessons have been learned?
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 08:30 GMT
Mali frees Tuareg rebel-linked prisoners
Government released 23 prisoners in an effort to revive stalled peace process after rebels pulled out last week.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 23:44 GMT
Keshi expects 'unpredictable' qualifiers
African World Cup playoffs will present some tough challenges, according to Nigeria's head coach Stephen Keshi.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 12:45 GMT
Egypt face Ghana showdown
Seven-time African champions to meet rivals in World Cup qualifiers as Ivory Coast and Senegal set for feisty showdown.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 12:45 GMT
Cape Verde lose World Cup chance
FIFA disqualifies minnows from African qualifying playoffs for fielding an ineligible player.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2013 15:35 GMT
Cameroon reach Brazil playoffs
Aurelien Chedjou's heroics sink Libya to give the 'Indomitable Lions' the last place in Africa's World Cup playoffs.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 18:59 GMT
Ethiopia qualify at expense of South Africa
Nigeria ease past Malawi to join Ethiopia in the final round of African qualifying for the 2014 World Cup.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 20:22 GMT
Unite4Mandela starts at Soccer City
A sporting double header kicks off in tribute to Nelson Mandela but pricing of event highlights nation's divisions.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 16:19 GMT
Profile: Soumaila Cisse
Soumaila Cisse finished a distant second in the first round and hopes to do better in Sunday's presidential run-off.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 04:44 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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