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ISIL pounded as Iraqi and Kurd forces advance
Peshmerga and Iraqi forces say they have retaken key areas in Iraq's north and south, supported by 22 US air strikes.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2014 15:08 GMT
Deadly suicide blast hits Baghdad funeral
At least 21 people killed in suspected sectarian attack as army face setback in campaign to retake key city from ISIL.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 05:36 GMT
Activists step up protests in Hong Kong
Thousands surround government headquarters in pro-democracy campaign demanding open nominations for 2017 vote.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 00:06 GMT
Spacecraft catches comet after 10-year chase
European probe Rosetta will orbit comet in decade-long mission in bid to unlock some of the secrets of the solar system.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 20:06 GMT
Female suicide bomber targets Nigeria college
Woman kills three students at Kano college, as authorities arrest a 10-year-old girl with explosive belt.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 16:05 GMT
Female suicide bomber kills three in Nigeria
Woman blew herself up in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano in fourth attack in less than a week.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 06:47 GMT
Nigeria city hit by twin suicide blasts
Female suicide bombers kill three, injure 13 in city of Kano during Eid al-Fitr.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2014 18:22 GMT
Yemen bombs rebel sites after truce collapse
Dozens of people killed in weekend clashes between the army, tribes, Houthi fighters and al-Qaeda.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2014 10:52 GMT
Tunisia parties agree on election timetable
After months of delays, political parties reach deal to first hold legislative, and then presidential, polls in 2014.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 10:09 GMT
Multiple bombings target Kurds in Iraq
Twin bombings strike offices of Iraqi president Jalal Talabani's Kurdish political party, killing at least 18 people.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2014 17:47 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.
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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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