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Guests: War on Terror, War on Muslims?
Empire asks its guests if the global fight against terrorism is eroding the democratic principles it set out to defend.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2014 14:49 GMT
Strangers in paradise
We travel to remote Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to investigate Australia's refugee detention programme.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2014 09:25 GMT
China executed 2,400 people in 2013: report
Report claims to reveal number of death penalties carried out, a rare insight into a number considered a state secret.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 11:41 GMT
Israel-Palestine conflict: A turn in western thinking?
UN speeches avoided mentioning the most dramatic development: A new phase of the conflict.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 08:42 GMT
The media war for Hong Kong
Chinese authorities scramble to cut off information on Hong Kong protests from reaching the mainland.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 07:37 GMT
China's pool domination continues
Gold medals keep coming for China's squad as it increases lead at the top of the medals table at the Asian Games.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 14:55 GMT
Will Turkey join the fight against ISIL?
Reluctant no more, Ankara says it is changing its approach to the radical group.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2014 17:46 GMT
ISIL posts second video of UK hostage
Journalist John Cantlie seen criticising US-led strikes against ISIL targets in Syria in apparent propaganda footage.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 10:56 GMT
Sweden immigrants dismayed by far-right gain
Anti-immigration Sweden Democrats party - with roots in the neo-Nazi movement - recently won 12.9 percent of the vote.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 20:37 GMT
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
How Turkey's first ladies have championed the freedom to wear the veil and reconciled the nation with age-old values.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2014 08:01 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
The dramas North Koreans won't see anymore
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