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Burkina Faso president steps down
President Blaise Compaore reportedly resigns and leaves capital Ouagadougou after violent protests against his rule.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 13:31 GMT
Iraqi army inches towards Beiji oil refinery
Recent advances north of Baghdad part of offensive to retake country's biggest oil refinery from ISIL fighters.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 13:28 GMT
Israel unveils maritime version of Iron Dome
Rocket-blocking defence system that spared Israel the impact of hundreds of Palestinian rockets to be used for vessels.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 13:05 GMT
Israel reopens Al-Aqsa amid intense security
At least 3,000 officers deployed following holy site's rare closure sparked by clashes over killing of Palestinian.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 12:49 GMT
ISIL shells Kobane's border post with Turkey
Attack on Mursitpinar crossing is latest attempt to prevent the arrival Peshmerga from Iraq to bolster Kobane defence.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 12:33 GMT
Cambodia's bribe-seeking press corps
Hundreds of the country's reporters eek out a living by finding news - then burying it for a price.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 11:07 GMT
Burkina Faso: Ghost of 'Africa's Che Guevara'
In the weeks before violent protests, some Burkinabes' thoughts turned to slain leader Thomas Sankara for inspiration.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 10:52 GMT
US Ebola quarantines have a 'chilling' effect
Humanitarian group says some of the restrictions were causing "stress" for doctors and will impact activities in field.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 10:22 GMT
Malaysian boys sue over MH370 disappearance
Two boys seek damages over loss of father in first legal action over mysterious Flight MH370 tragedy that shocked world.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 10:02 GMT
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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.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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