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The bloom is off the rose: Iran's first 100 days of Rouhani
The hope of a nation is dampened by harsh economic reality and Rouhani's inability to provide any relief.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 13:18 GMT
Africa's disabled cursed by apathy and abuse
UN promised to improve the rights of the disabled, but many in West Africa are still abused and ignored.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 13:02 GMT
Fighting female genital mutilation in Africa
More than 100 million girls have suffered genital 'cutting' to save family honour.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 14:37 GMT
Stripped bare: India's 'dancing girls'
International Women's Day brings little succour for those who work in strip dance companies in state of Andhra Pradesh.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 08:51 GMT
One billion raise a stink
Sanitation is not merely a development wish list, but a fundamental requirement that directly affects people's survival.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2012 09:31 GMT
Obama in Cartagena: No change, dwindling hope
In Cartagena, Obama is widely expected to revert to the Bush playbook and extol the virtues of Colombia and Panama FTAs.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2012 16:05 GMT
Japan's recovery will be a test of mind
The psychological impact of the triple disaster in 2011 is beginning to surface.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2012 14:32 GMT
Philippines' tribes try to save their forest
Mangyans fear mining companies will usurp their ancestral land.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2011 15:18 GMT
Dhaka street kids document selves
Under an innovative project run by Plan Bangladesh, 14 street children from Dhaka were trained in photography.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2011 17:49 GMT
Aid workers shot dead in Pakistan
Attack in Mansehra, 65km north of Islamabad, targets office of World Vision aid agency.
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Last updated: 10 Mar 2010 13:08 GMT
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Illustrating South Africa's injustice
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Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
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Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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