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Marching for climate change
Thousands of people across the world joined together to raise awareness for climate change.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2014 19:36 GMT
Is it time to end the global war on drugs?
We ask if decriminalisation can help reduce drug abuse and organised crime.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2013 11:33 GMT
Fear and loathing surrounds decriminalisation
Exploring the "failing" drug war, from the Netherlands to Mexico and California to Connecticut.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 16:52 GMT
The global drug war and the Nixon connection
Failed policies in the war against drugs have historical roots in the foreign policy objectives of powerful nations.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2011 08:20 GMT
Has the global war on drugs failed?
New report says current anti-drugs policy is fuelling organised crime and costing taxpayers millions of dollars.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 09:58 GMT
Global war on drugs 'a failure'
High-level panel declares international anti-drug measures a failure and suggests legalising cannabis and other drugs.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2011 15:27 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
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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