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Swaziland elects new faces for an old order
The king continues to choose the prime minister, but some cabinet ministers were ousted in a push for change.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 16:22 GMT
Voices from Swaziland
Voters discuss their king and the country's controversial electoral process.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 13:42 GMT
Swaziland tallies results in disputed polls
Final results are expected on Saturday, one day after the voting for 55 seats in parliament.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 10:26 GMT
Activists call Swazi election a 'selection'
The prime minister must be chosen by the king, leading some opposition groups to boycott Friday's vote.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2013 10:01 GMT
Swaziland bans underage marriages
Tribal leaders contend that new law preventing child brides departs from traditional customs.
Last updated: 13 May 2013 20:07 GMT
S Africa urges Swaziland return to democracy
South Africa's ruling party wants neighbour to return to democracy as Swazi opposition calls for poll boycott.
Last updated: 11 May 2013 03:33 GMT
Are the royals still relevant?
As Netherlands' Queen Beatrix plans to step down, we examine the pros and cons of maintaining the modern monarchy.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2013 13:34 GMT
Swazi police ban 'rape-provoking' miniskirts
Women in Swaziland risk arrest by wearing "revealing clothes" that violate moral standards, police spokesperson says.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2012 16:57 GMT
Why women priests but not bishops?
The Church of England has decided the top jobs in the Anglican Church are strictly reserved for "the boys".
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 13:19 GMT
Neoliberal plague: AIDS and global capitalism
Battling AIDS means challenging the power of rich nations over the world's resources, argues Hickel.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2012 12:53 GMT
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