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Israeli court to rule on Rachel Corrie case
Family of US activist slain in Israel prepare for ruling in their high-profile civil lawsuit against the military.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 20:12 GMT
Obituary: Ghana's John Atta Mills
Former law professor-turned-president, credited for overseeing large oil production in Ghana, has died at 68.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 19:33 GMT
China vows to probe 'forced abortion photo'
Officials pledge "transparent probe" into photos allegedly of foetus forcibly aborted seven months into pregnancy.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2012 16:20 GMT
French gunman buried in Toulouse despite row
Mohammed Merah laid to rest in Muslim section of cemetery in Cornebarrieu neighbourhood despite protest by city's mayor.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 22:03 GMT
Sarkozy joins row over French gunman's burial
President says Mohammed Merah should be buried in France after Toulouse mayor and Algeria refuse body for funeral.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 16:45 GMT
US court reverses gay marriage ban
Federal appeals court rules California law violates constitution in latest round over same-sex marriage.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2012 11:52 GMT
Women in Britain are fed up
Why British women are being turned off the men in charge of the country "who haven't got a clue what matters to women".
Last updated: 05 Dec 2011 18:25 GMT
Police end Australia hostage drama
Daughter rescued unharmed after being held for 12 hours by her father in lawyers' office near Sydney.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2011 14:45 GMT
Sydney man 'holds child hostage'
Police surround courthouse after a man claiming to have a bomb in his backpack took a child hostage, local media says.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2011 07:41 GMT
Families seek retribution for Egypt deaths
Relatives mourn for policemen killed in Egypt-Israel border shooting as protests grow in Cairo.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2011 07:15 GMT
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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