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Bachelet tops Chile president vote
Left-wing leader wins 47 percent of votes, but will face a runoff against ruling coalition candidate next month.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 12:59 GMT
Bachelet wins first round in Chile elections
Leftist leader garners 47 percent of votes but falls short of 50 percent needed to avoid runoff, to be held Dec 15.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 00:11 GMT
Chile's Bachelet favoured to win presidency
Former president widely expected to return to power, with 140 parliamentary seats also up for grabs.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2013 22:19 GMT
Egypt warms to Russia as US ties cool
Visit by Russian ministers seen as attempt by both countries to assert themselves amid Middle East's power vacuum.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 08:19 GMT
Fighting intensifies around Syrian capital
Activists report regime efforts to crush rebel-held pockets around Damascus, as Kurdish groups advance in north.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2013 23:58 GMT
At Guantanamo, a microcosm of the surveillance state
The military trials have been discredited by charges of tampering and monitoring of defence files, the author writes.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:05 GMT
Somalia intervention cited for mall assault
Al-Shabab warns of more attacks unless Kenya pulls its troops out of neighbouring Somalia.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:32 GMT
An attack on Syria won't protect civilians
A US military strike opens up the possibility of far greater bloodletting than what we have so far seen.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2013 17:16 GMT
Ready for war?
As Obama argues for a strike on Syria, we discuss how generals on both sides are preparing for the potential fight.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 12:13 GMT
Generals and patrons: The American-Egyptian military
The US's cozy relationship with Egypt's military should be reexamined.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 10:00 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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