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Angolans in DRC have mixed feelings on home
Displaced by Angola's brutal civil war, some ex-refugees now living in DR Congo still don't want to return.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 13:37 GMT
The Lost Boys
We explore the plight of thousands of children working in the dangerous coal mines of India’s Meghalaya state.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 07:40 GMT
Demands to sack Delhi law minister grow
Opposition wants Somnath Bharti sacked after second Ugandan woman says he led mob that assaulted her and friends.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 10:32 GMT
Ukraine: A new island of dictatorship in Europe
The new legal amendments passed by the Ukrainian parliament aim to curb the ongoing anti-government protests.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2014 13:39 GMT
France to sanction Google over privacy rules
Watchdog says Google failed to comply with data protection guidelines and may be fined more than $200,000.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 00:14 GMT
A Widow's Penance
We explore the daily battles of India's widows as they face restrictions on inheritance, remarriage and social welfare.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2013 07:21 GMT
Mexico's storm devastation raises questions
Critics suggest authorities were too slow in evacuating key areas in the eye of the storm.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 15:36 GMT
Violent economic 'reforms' and the growing violence against women
The Delhi gang rape victim has triggered a social revolution - we must sustain it, deepen it, expand it, notes author.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2013 13:26 GMT
'Honour killings' bring dishonour to India
The public beheading of a woman by her brother in Kolkata highlights a surge in so-called 'honour killings'.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2012 11:59 GMT
Child brides blot tribal Pakistan
Practice of gifting girls in marriage to settle tribal disputes haunts areas with limited government oversight.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 12:06 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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