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Will Japan's youth go to war because a pretty girl told them to?
Or has Shinzo Abe finally run out of ideas?
Last updated: 05 Jul 2014 15:00 GMT
Quakes in Japan's pacifism
Japan's prime minister is attempting to revise constitutional pacifism to allow for strengthening of armed forces.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 09:59 GMT
What was Rumi talking about?
Sufi poetry has been largely misunderstood by modern pop culture.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 12:33 GMT
Japanese forces' name and role to change
Prime minister is proposing to rename the Self Defence Force in move that could give forces new role.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2013 08:21 GMT
The Pacifist War
Is war looming as Japan strengthens its military power and tensions escalate over disputed East China Sea islands?
Last updated: 12 Jun 2013 09:26 GMT
Serbia talks spark mass protests in Kosovo
Police fire teargas and arrest dozens of people during clashes with opposition activists angered by push to mend ties.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 03:15 GMT
Flash flooding hits Japan
Tens of thousands have been evacuated as the rains continue.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 14:39 GMT
Japan island ravaged by deadly floods
Floods kill at least 20 in southwestern Japan as tens of thousands ordered to evacuate island of Kyushu.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2012 12:41 GMT
Profile: Yoshihiko Noda
Former finance minister must reassure a Japanese public that has now seen six prime ministers in five years.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 14:50 GMT
Populist Polish politician found dead
Andrzej Lepper, who rose from pig farmer to deputy prime minister, is found hanged in his party office in Warsaw.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2011 07:59 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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