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Africa Ebola outbreak: How do we prevent it?
The Ebola outbreak has exposed Africa's poor infrastructure, limited health research and inadequate scientific advice.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 12:33 GMT
Iranian the first woman to snare maths prize
Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhan is among four recipients of mathematics' top prize, the Fields Medal.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 06:38 GMT
Turkish women's informal work - a complex story
Many Turkish women struggle with accessing formal employment and adequate social security.
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 15:50 GMT
Polo making a comeback among China's elite
The rise of polo in China reveals much about the vast wealth of the country - and the lucky one percent who control it.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 11:50 GMT
The US and Israel: A strained relationship?
Tel Aviv's bombardment of Gaza over Eid may cause further tensions at White House as international condemnation mounts.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 18:35 GMT
Missing medics test patience in rural India
Absenteeism among doctors at government hospitals is rife, prompting innovative efforts to ensure they turn up for work.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 12:18 GMT
A war to market the Iron Dome
Did Israel push for the escalation of the conflict so that it can sell its Iron Dome technology?
Last updated: 29 Jul 2014 14:21 GMT
Trial of Venezuelan opposition leader opens
Leopoldo Lopez appears in court charged with inciting violence during anti-government protests that left 43 people dead.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 03:26 GMT
Will Sisi guarantee freedom of expression?
Egypt's new president is under mounting pressure to protect human rights.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 12:52 GMT
US college drop-outs hit all-time high
Study shows almost half of all US university students do not graduate, mostly because they can not afford the costs.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 15:01 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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