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G20 summit: Is Putin being frozen out?
Russian president given a frosty reception in Brisbane over his Cold War-style stand-off with the West.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2014 20:53 GMT
Berlin Wall: Commemoration and caution?
Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warns of a new Cold War 25 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2014 20:40 GMT
UK communists and the fall of the Berlin Wall
Once a hotbed of left-wing agitation, socialists in Cowdenbeath still mourn the beginning of the end of communism.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2014 10:52 GMT
Marching for Russia's far-right agenda
Neo-Nazis, nationalists and monarchists take to the streets amid anti-migrant angst and Ukraine tensions.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2014 08:23 GMT
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Russia's weakening status will have a major economic and political impact on the divided and fragmented Caucasus.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2014 08:18 GMT
Illegally mining Russia's 'Baltic gold'
Booming global trade in 50-million-year-old amber stones is lucrative, controversial, and extremely dangerous.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2014 13:48 GMT
Ukraine president stakes future on snap poll
Ukrainians brace for parliamentary election against the backdrop of months of conflict and mounting unrest.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2014 18:11 GMT
The battle of ideas on China's peripheries
The events in Hong Kong are not isolated; they are part of a larger movement against Beijing's rising assertiveness.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 12:22 GMT
The War in October
Forty years on, Al Jazeera examines three weeks of war from which both Arabs and Israelis claimed to emerge victorious.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 12:43 GMT
The Promise and Peril of Democracy
Twenty-five years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, why is European democracy in flux?
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 19:21 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
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Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Jason A Johnson
Iran talks: Hardliners and the shifting deadline
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