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Egypt's working class hit hard by turmoil
As the election nears, candidates are being tested on how they plan to fix the hardships faced by the labour movement.
Last updated: 23 May 2014 11:32 GMT
Daily life in North Korea
How exactly has the Kim dynasty kept the people of North Korea so passive and obedient?
Last updated: 21 May 2014 06:11 GMT
Europe battens down the hatches?
Swiss vote on capping quotas for foreign workers ignites xenophobic-led debate across Europe.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2014 09:53 GMT
This machine makes publics
How does one balance the need to improve conditions now with ambitions for economic and social transformation?
Last updated: 25 Dec 2012 12:02 GMT
Tunisia: Women's rights and the new constitution
Women in Tunisian are concerned that the new Constitution may slow down their progress towards gender equality.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2012 09:35 GMT
The battle over birth
A pioneering midwife takes on Hungary's male-dominated medical profession in a bid to change approaches to childbirth.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2011 10:06 GMT
Egyptians defy call to end strikes
Airport and textile workers among those refusing to heed military's appeal not to protest.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2011 20:11 GMT
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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.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
Why are Palestinian voices excluded?
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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