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Nicaragua's staggering child-sex abuse rates
Latin American nation of six million has one of the highest rates of sexual violence against girls in the world.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2014 12:20 GMT
Philippines: Abu Sayyaf back in the spotlight
Armed group's ransom success with German hostages marks a re-emergence, as authorities investigate ISIL links.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 11:47 GMT
Black Roses and Red Dresses
Three Indian acid-attack survivors confront the violence committed against them by writing letters to their attackers.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2014 12:01 GMT
French author wins Nobel prize in literature
Patrick Modiano received the $1.1m prize for his work on Nazi occupation and its effects on France.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2014 15:26 GMT
Coalition's half-baked ISIL strategy won't work
Without the support of Syria's moderate opposition or boots on the ground, ISIL will only grow stronger.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2014 09:57 GMT
India sends mixed signals on climate change
Experts said Modi's presence at UN summit could have changed India's image as an obstructionist in climate talks.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2014 10:33 GMT
Iraq's government: united and inclusive?
New prime minister Haider al-Abbadi wins parliamentary approval for a power-sharing cabinet.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 20:20 GMT
India's Badaun village gets toilets for women
Over 100 toilets are built months after alleged rape and death of two girls as they walked out to answer nature's call.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 07:22 GMT
Women architects: Building change
Architecture is still a male-dominated profession but women architects are challenging and changing the status quo.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 15:24 GMT
A traditional future
Pakistani architect Yasmeen Lari uses local building techniques to rebuild villages in the flood-stricken Sindh region.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 08:21 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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