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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
Missing American climbers in Peru found dead
Gil Weiss, 29, and Ben Horne, 32, fell an estimated 300 metres off a ridge after ascending 6,100-metre Peruvian peak.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 05:53 GMT
Oceans of pollution
Scientists and experts are alarmed at amount of plastic debris and growing 'dead zones' in the world's oceans.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 11:09 GMT
Drugs and money: Obama puts myth over science
Like his predecessor, Obama ignores expert opinion on the drug war, economics, Gaza and global warming.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2011 07:00 GMT
Physicists capture antimatter
Swiss-based institute creates and, for the first time, traps antimatter atoms, one of the biggest mysteries of science.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2010 06:14 GMT
New tool tracks Israeli settlements
Web and phone application monitors construction in real time, one of many politcally-themed tools to enter the market.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2010 15:29 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
The dramas North Koreans won't see anymore
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