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Libyan MP asked to form new government
Abdullah al-Thinni quit last week as PM but was asked by elected parliament to form government amid ongoing violence.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 19:13 GMT
UK raises terrorism threat level to 'severe'
Threat related to developments in Iraq and Syria and PM says he will table measures restricting travel to those places.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 22:03 GMT
Libya government resigns to allow new cabinet
Government of Abdullah al-Thinni steps down amid fighting between rival militias in the capital, Tripoli.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 10:05 GMT
Brazil's Socialists name Silva as candidate
Environmentalist enters presidential race after previous candidate Eduardo Campos dies in plane crash.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 06:27 GMT
US demands Israeli release of American teen
Israel's continued detention of teenager is raising US awareness of the plight of Palestinians.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 09:10 GMT
Libyan police chief assassinated
Interior Ministry says Tripoli police chief killed by fighters after leaving a meeting in the Tajoura neighborhood.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 17:24 GMT
Is Libya a failed state?
Rallies have been held in Tripoli and Benghazi, both for and against the new parliament.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 19:57 GMT
Tripoli residents caught in violent clashes
Hundreds have fled Libya's capital, as fighting between rival militias has cut electricity, fuel, and water supplies.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 11:01 GMT
Prostitution is more than a labour rights issue
Canada's proposed prostitution bill argues that prostitution harms women and children and targets demand.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 14:39 GMT
New Libyan parliament urges unity
House of Representatives calls for unity in as battles rage for Tripoli airport and Benghazi, Britain closes embassy.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2014 15:08 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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