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Turkish-Kurdish relations threatened by ISIL
The stakes are high for Turkey if ISIL takes over Kobane, say Turkish analysts.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2014 13:16 GMT
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Why are Kurds, who displayed the most efficient resistance against the Islamic State, labelled as terrorists?
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 11:00 GMT
Steep odds against Ghana's female footballers
Traditional religious beliefs stand in the way of girls passionate about the game and seeking to go professional.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 20:41 GMT
Gaza women bear psychological scars of war
Fearing for their lives and that of their children, Palestinian women are suffering from severe mental health issues.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2014 18:52 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
Iraq: The women left behind
As men continue to join the fighting in Iraq, women are being pushed into desperate and dangerous situations.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 09:22 GMT
Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Why are women perceived negatively when they exhibit confidence?
Last updated: 18 Apr 2014 10:36 GMT
Women's council fights Pakistan abuses
Social worker making history in Pakistan setting up the country's first all-women tribal forum of justice.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2014 08:25 GMT
Climate change works wonders in Leh
Warm weather makes it possible to grow bountiful fruits and vegetables in the higher altitudes of Leh in the Himalayas.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2013 10:33 GMT
English women's football comes of age
"One club" ethos with men's EPL teams helps women's game as it tries to catch up with the likes of Germany and the U.S.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 13:36 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
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