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Occupy Flagstaff House: Wake up call for Ghana's democracy?
Africa's democracies are at risk if economic concerns are not addressed.
Kwesi W Obeng
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 13:49 GMT
West Africa and Europe trade: Who will benefit more?
With controversial concessions made in a recent trade agreement with the EU, West Africa stands to lose a lot.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 07:26 GMT
MERS: Who owns medical research?
As the virus threatens to go global, we look at the dispute over patents that is slowing down the search for a vaccine.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2013 15:00 GMT
Africa's 'Dome of Shame'
If African governments "allow their people to learn by doing", Africans will build their "monuments of glory".
Abdi Ismail Samatar
Last updated: 07 Dec 2012 10:53 GMT
Combating ignorance, avoiding arrogance
The American public often hides in 'willed ignorance' about the world around them.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2011 11:38 GMT
Fault Lines talks to the actor and activist on the sidelines of the US Social Forum.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 14:46 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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Back for more: The US and Iraq
The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
The face that launched a thousand tweets
Mary Jane Baxter
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many burqa/hijab is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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