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Building BRICS for the poor?
We ask if booming Global South economies are doing enough to alleviate the suffering of the downtrodden.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2013 14:19 GMT
BRICS: Challenging the global economic order
Is the vision that united Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa starting to crumble?
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 16:03 GMT
Could a state for Greater Kurdistan be on the horizon?
As the Middle East is being remapped, this may be the Kurds' last shot at having their own state.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2012 05:31 GMT
The Diamond Jubilee, a tabloid mafia, the Olympics and the eurozone crisis are all shaping Britain's future.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 14:30 GMT
A history of the world, BRIC by BRIC
The bloc will account for almost 40 per cent of global GDP by 2050, signalling a change in world order.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 20:01 GMT
The Kim dynasty's satellite of love
North Korea has kept the world in thrall with its latest - failed - Space Odyssey, writes Pepe Escobar.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2012 12:13 GMT
BRICS bank could change the money game
India recently suggested that it and four other growing economic powers start a jointly run bank.
Kester Kenn Klomegah
Last updated: 23 Mar 2012 13:08 GMT
What is really happening in Iran?
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei may control the nuclear programme, but he lacks a critical mass of Iranians.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2012 15:43 GMT
Is Myanmar the new Asian tiger?
Despite some reforms, Myanmar remains a hardcore military dictatorship and lacks a civil society.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 09:57 GMT
The myth of 'isolated' Iran
Officials in Tehran are welcomed across the global South, despite Washington's claims of international confinement.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2012 12:22 GMT
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'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.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Barbarities in Jerusalem and the reasons why
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
'Bajbouj': Old leader, new Tunisia
Analysis: Qatar's foreign policy - the old and the new
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
Richard Javad Heydarian
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