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Libya's NTC sets date for power transfer
Handover comes amid heightened insecurity and violent incidents that lead Red Cross to suspend part of its activities.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 01:07 GMT
UN declares famine in parts of Somalia
United Nations says 3.7 million people "now in crisis" and more than 10 million affected by worst drought in decades.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2011 07:28 GMT
UN to declare famine in parts of Somalia
The world body has so far described the Horn of Africa drought as an emergency, one level short of a famine.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2011 18:08 GMT
Aid group seeks access to Syrian civilians
Amid a persistent military campaign, head of International Red Cross to visit Syria for talks on expanding aid effort.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2011 17:02 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
Military injustice: Both US and India 'left in the dark'
Women architects: Building change
The real threat from the Islamic State is to Muslims, not the west
Who is India's 'Iron Lady'?
Let's end this madness in the global debt system
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.
Rehabilitating South Africa's ex-prisoners
For many former prisoners, life outside of prison is fraught with difficulties, including joblessness and social stigma.
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
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