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Japan cuts whaling targets after UN ruling
Move comes after UN's International Court of Justice ruled that Tokyo's Antarctic whaling is commercial, not scientific.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2014 10:33 GMT
Safety plan after Thai war relic explodes
New safety measures planned after World War II bomb detonates, killing scrap metal workers in Bangkok.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2014 05:09 GMT
Saudis lead Middle East military spending
Kingdom spent $67bn in 2013, according to report - giving it the fourth largest military budget in the world.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2014 06:23 GMT
Preserving a UAE village 'frozen in time'
Untouched for decades, the unique landscape of Jazirat al-Hamra needs to be protected.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 14:01 GMT
Japan orders chicken cull to contain bird flu
Japan slaughters 112,000 chickens after first confirmed case of bird flu in three years.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 04:43 GMT
The end of China's soft power?
China's neighbours are growing increasingly concerned about Beijing's military manoeuvres.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 14:39 GMT
Separatists remain defiant in Ukraine's east
Armed pro-Russians maintain control of government buildings in Donetsk despite PM's pledge for more power to regions.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 07:31 GMT
US says G7 open to more Russia sanctions
Strong support within the G7 on increasing sanctions against Russia if it escalates crisis in Ukraine, official says.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 02:29 GMT
What lies behind the corrosive effect of dynasty?
Indian politics is becoming increasingly dominated by the richest sections of society.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2014 06:22 GMT
Toyota to recall millions of vehicles
The world's largest car manufacturer to recall 6.58 million vehicles over steering, wiring and seat faults.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 06:15 GMT
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In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
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An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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