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Palestinian-Israelis wary of upcoming polls
As Israel prepares for elections, many of the country's Palestinian citizens feel that there is little hope for change.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 11:41 GMT
Police admit 'overreacting' at Marikana
Officials say shooting of 34 miners by police 'may have been disproportionate' to the danger faced by officers.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 12:46 GMT
Protests spread to more South African mines
Strikes for better pay grip platinum firm Amplats as officials seek to stop unrest from turning into nationwide revolt.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2012 16:32 GMT
South Africa mine unrest spreads to new site
More than 1,500 striking workers moving from shaft to shaft at Amplats platinum mine urging others to put down tools.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2012 12:49 GMT
South Africa's Marikana miners defy deadline
Thousands of striking workers have refused to return to work, despite threats that some 40,000 jobs are at risk.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2012 23:45 GMT
Deadline looms for striking S Africa miners
Miners asked to return to work Tuesday or face firing but workers, adamant on demands for better pay, continue strike.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2012 14:06 GMT
South Africa miners stage march
Strike at Marikana mine over poor pay continues in defiance of deal between mine management and main labour union.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 20:12 GMT
SA miners 'killed while trying to surrender'
Witnesses allege police brutality in shooting of striking miners at Marikana mine last month that left 34 people dead.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2012 18:46 GMT
Erasing the Nakba
If Israelis must recognise the suffering caused by the Nakba, the Palestinians must accept an Israeli narrative as well.
Last updated: 17 May 2012 06:46 GMT
California to vote on ending death penalty
Question to appear on November ballot after more than 500,000 people signed up to back the proposal.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2012 09:20 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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The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
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.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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