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US holds summit with African heads of state
The US wants to boost business with African countries, but expectations are low for the US-Africa Leaders Summit.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 12:25 GMT
The cost of fame
South2North meets some inspiring people who overcome the odds to reach for the stars.
South to North
South 2 North
Last updated: 16 Feb 2013 08:32 GMT
Afghan orchestra set to hit the right notes
Country's first post-Taliban orchestra set to travel to the US to disprove stereotypes associated with Afghanistan.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 11:13 GMT
Candidates fail to connect in N Carolina town
Little enthusiasm for Obama or Romney in Lenoir, a once-bustling manufacturing town that has lost thousands of jobs.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2012 18:37 GMT
Shouting in the Dark scoops Monte Carlo award
Al Jazeera English’s documentary about Bahrain's failed revolution continues sweeping up the awards season.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 23:27 GMT
9/11 marked with remembrance and reflection
Barack Obama ends memorial events held at numerous sites with a speech praising American resolve.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2011 04:45 GMT
Obama hails US resilience amid 9/11 tributes
President caps memorial events by saying that US has "overcome terrorism" and shown resolve in defending its ideals.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2011 00:58 GMT
US ceremonies mark 9/11 attacks
President Obama capped a day of memorial events by declaring America's will was unbreakable if it remained united.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2011 00:28 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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