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Freezing out Fukushima's radioactive water
Japanese engineers face mammoth task of dealing with contaminated water from the nuclear plant disaster.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2014 10:09 GMT
Beirut fights corruption 'poisoning' the city
Activists in the Lebanese capital are collecting reports of bribery in an effort to curb the practice.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 07:53 GMT
Gaza tunnel closures add to economic crisis
Egypt has been tearing down Gaza's tunnels into the country, shutting off much needed supplies for civilians.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 14:13 GMT
Egypt punishes Gaza's Brotherhood supporters
Rafah crossing between Egypt and Gaza shut down after Morsi's overthrow, stranding Palestinians.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 15:01 GMT
Suicides rise as Italy's economy slumps
A recent report found that financially related suicides increased by 40 percent this year.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 14:17 GMT
The rise and fall of Japan's Democratic Party
Failure in Sunday's election after three years in power leaves leftists once again relegated to the sidelines.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 11:34 GMT
Argentina rebuffs US court over debt ruling
Economy ministry says it will appeal US court ruling ordering Argentina to pay defaulted bonds in full.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2012 13:37 GMT
Napoli raided on suspicion of foul play
Financial foul play is the latest accusation to be thrown at an Italian club as the Finance Police raid unbeaten Napoli.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012 15:37 GMT
Japan fails to revamp nuclear regulator
Cabinet had endorsed bill to create a powerful and independent body by April 1 to unify safety and regulatory roles.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2012 01:54 GMT
Japan considers green future after nuclear disaster
In the long process of rebuilding after the triple disasters, the country should focus on renewable energy.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2012 13:46 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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