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Colombia grants gay couples adoption rights
Court grants limited adoption rights to gay and lesbian couples, setting a precedent for similar cases in the country.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 11:20 GMT
Argentinians stage strike over ailing economy
Union members and radical activists barricade major roads into capital over rising unemployment and inflation.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 21:01 GMT
Lagarde questioned in French fraud probe
IMF chief and ex-finance minister in Nicolas Sarkozy's government faces probe over role in pay-out deal to businessman.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 21:08 GMT
Court rules Modi can pick charged politicians
Supreme court says PM can include politicians charged with crimes in cabinet but should take into account Indian values.
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Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 13:26 GMT
Bouchard quashes criticism in style
Canadian breezes through her first-round opponent at US Open while Kvitova, Ivanovic and Serena also through.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 08:49 GMT
Australia launches anti-terrorism offensive
New measures needed as dozens of citizens fighting with Islamic State pose home-grown terror threat, PM Abbott says.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 12:48 GMT
India lower caste still removing human waste
India's lower castes suffer as tradition of clearing human waste continues despite parliament passing a law against it.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 19:20 GMT
Let's end this madness in the global debt system
Out of the hardship of Argentina's imposed default comes the possibility to end debt dependence once and for all.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 14:45 GMT
Kuwait activists decry social media curbs
Human rights activists allege that a law restricting social media networks will limit free speech in Kuwait.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 09:02 GMT
Summary executions in Somalia
Recent executions in Somalia put the quality of justice delivered by military courts into question.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 12:52 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.
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Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
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South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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