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Juan Carlos Varela wins Panama presidency
Incumbent president's deputy-turned-rival elected as country's next president with almost 40 percent of the vote.
Last updated: 05 May 2014 03:04 GMT
Panama presidential polls show tight finish
Ruling party candidate has slight lead in presidential polls, which put the three leading candidates a few points apart.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 22:50 GMT
Panama to elect new president amid close race
Voters bid farewell to President Ricardo Martinelli, who is constitutionally barred from running for second term.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 21:40 GMT
Mugabe inaugurated despite legitimacy worries
Africa's longest serving ruler takes the reins of power again following a disputed election in Zimbabwe.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 05:07 GMT
Domestic Syria opposition rejects Assad offer
Tolerated opposition group says it has ruled out direct talks, day after president outlines peace plan.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 22:52 GMT
Brahimi meets Syria dissidents in Damascus
UN-Arab League envoy holds talks with Syrian opposition figures who are tolerated by the Bashar al-Assad government.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2012 18:58 GMT
Opposition meets in Syria amid fresh violence
Syria's internal opposition met in Damascus, calling for a cessation of all violence, as airstrikes continue.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2012 00:22 GMT
Brahimi says Syria crisis 'danger' to world
UN-Arab League envoy has first meeting with Syrian president since accepting envoy's role amid reports of new killings.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 13:08 GMT
Violence in Syria as Brahimi meets opposition
Warplanes hit rebel-held targets in Aleppo as peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi holds talks with opposition groups in Damascus
Last updated: 14 Sep 2012 18:13 GMT
Fighting in eastern Syria ahead of election
Clashes erupt on eve of parliamentary poll being boycotted by opposition which has formed an "alternative" parliament.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 15:07 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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