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Japan's unwanted election: Why now?
With polls predicting an easy win for PM Abe and his party, some view Sunday's vote as a move to solidify power.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2014 12:15 GMT
Kobane explained: What's so special about it?
Syrian town grabs all the headlines in fight against ISIL - but does it really matter?
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 11:55 GMT
ISIL under heavy assault by Kurds in Iraq
Peshmerga forces backed by US and UK air power launch attacks on three fronts against ISIL.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 08:15 GMT
Bloodshed corrodes support for Boko Haram
Nigeria's Boko Haram, which once enjoyed strong support in parts of country's north, finds itself increasingly isolated.
Last updated: 25 May 2014 09:09 GMT
Renzi formally accepts Italy PM post
Centre-left leader says his government will quickly enact economic reforms to get country out of financial difficulties.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 19:29 GMT
Italian prime minister Letta to stand down
Decision comes after PM's Democratic Party supported a call by its leader Matteo Renzi for a more ambitious government.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2014 05:09 GMT
Tough road ahead after landmark Iran deal
Differences emerge between US and Iranian public presentations of pact and Israel and congress must now be persuaded.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2013 11:03 GMT
Understanding Germany's elections
What's at stake, which parties are running, and what the possible outcomes are in Germany's Bundestag vote.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 20:53 GMT
Is the Mubarak regime making a comeback?
Economic decline and political violence have led some Egyptians to be nostalgic about Hosni Mubarak's reign.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 10:06 GMT
Mali votes: Views from street
As Malians go to the polls, hopes are high the election will bring a better future.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 10:46 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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