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Obama's Africa summit: Too little, too late?
The US-Africa summit trails behind Africa engagement initiatives led by other global powers.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 12:24 GMT
Aid groups slam secret US scheme in Cuba
Investigation by AP news agency finds US aid programme used an an HIV-prevention workshop for political purposes.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2014 10:00 GMT
'Billions' on table at Africa summit in US
Officials brush off questions over whether major meeting is in response to China's growing influence.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2014 03:43 GMT
US holds summit with African heads of state
The US wants to boost business with African countries, but expectations are low for the US-Africa Leaders Summit.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 12:25 GMT
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2014 10:33 GMT
A risky Afghan endgame
Did Obama rain on the Afghan parade or are there back-channel imperatives that trumped all other considerations?
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 06:31 GMT
S Sudan conflict: Can Sudan play a role?
For sustainable peace, Sudan needs to play a bigger role in the current conflict in South Sudan.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2014 12:52 GMT
Tunisia drug use grows amid economic stress
Thousands face social stigma over an addiction to Subutex, an opiate-replacement drug that helps heroin users get clean.
Safa Ben Said
Last updated: 28 May 2014 10:40 GMT
Yemenis seek justice in wedding drone strike
Anger rises after apparent US drone strike killed 12 people on the way to a wedding last month.
Last updated: 21 May 2014 08:55 GMT
Violence threatens Egypt's cultural heritage
The Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo is struggling to rebuild after a car bomb destroyed over 100 precious artifacts.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 13:01 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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