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Garbage divides Syrian neighbourhood
Trash has been piling up in the district of Alaya, where waste collectors say they have faced repeated attacks.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2014 10:22 GMT
What's not a target for Israel?
Israel's claims that Hamas uses civilians as human shields do not absolve it of responsibility for civilian deaths.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 09:29 GMT
Outrage in S Africa over toddler murders
Police arrest fifth suspect for the murder of two little girls whose dead bodies were found mutilated in a toilet.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2013 11:42 GMT
South Dakota foster programme raises concerns
The government of South Dakota controversially places Native American children into non-Native American foster homes.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 11:16 GMT
Brazil marks Candelaria massacre anniversary
Amid Pope celebrations, sombre remembrance for eight street children killed by police 20 years ago.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 10:07 GMT
US scientists clone human stem cells
French-funded programme leads to first harvesting of stem cells from skin of human embryos in "landmark" medical move.
Last updated: 16 May 2013 02:54 GMT
US poverty numbers hit record high
Census report shows 46 million people living below the American poverty line last year.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2011 03:41 GMT
An organisation run by children for children has made it their mission to fight for children's rights in DR Congo.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2010 12:33 GMT
The Children's Parliament
In DR Congo, children have created a project run exclusively for children to teach and defend human rights.
David Turner and Lara Zizic
Last updated: 19 Nov 2010 12:14 GMT
Child deaths under the spotlight
Unicef shifts its resources and strategy after falling short of its goals to reach the world's poorest children.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2010 11:20 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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