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US man 'in no pain' during two-hour execution
Arizona officials defend lengthy execution as US state says it will stop further death penalties until review complete.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2014 12:08 GMT
Gaza: A turning point?
Is the Gaza war more of the same or a turning point in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
Last updated: 25 Jul 2014 09:38 GMT
Activists urge China to abolish 'black jails'
China still uses labour camps to silence democracy activists and others it considers malcontents.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 10:37 GMT
How Japan's stem cell study became a scandal
Pioneering research on stem cells in Japan took a series of bizarre turns.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 13:02 GMT
Policing the US police
How can racism in police practices be curbed?
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 12:25 GMT
Alaa Abdel Fattah and the 'democracy virus' in Egypt
By attempting to silence an entire generation, Egypt's leaders are paving the way for a much more violent future.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 12:48 GMT
Thailand junta tackling sputtering economy
Months of turmoil has brought Southeast Asia's second-largest economy to its knees, but some say the coup may revive it.
Last updated: 27 May 2014 13:25 GMT
The day the music died in the Arab world?
From Morocco to Egypt, Arab governments are trying to settle scores with revolutionary artists.
Last updated: 25 May 2014 08:45 GMT
Will Iraq fall apart?
National identity remains resilient, but Maliki's re-election could strain it to breaking point.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 08:08 GMT
South Africa: Understanding the turmoil
After two decades of rule, the ANC's African nationalist calls are vulnerable to counter-claims of betrayal.
Last updated: 03 May 2014 07:31 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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