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An Independent Scotland would be good for the world
A year from today, Scotland will be in a position to become the master of its destiny, potentially gaining independence.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2013 13:29 GMT
Trolling and equality in the public sphere
Dealing with online abuse against women will require major changes to the structure of the media.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 17:25 GMT
Movement on Guantanamo?
Despite false starts in the past, there appears to be real momentum behind new efforts to reform Guantanamo policies.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2013 11:14 GMT
UK to honour Churchill with new banknote
Bank of England governor announces plan to release £5 note with portrait of former war-time prime minister in 2016.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2013 18:03 GMT
The state of the European disunion
European discord has highlighted the fact that the eurozone crisis is political rather than economic, argues Marder.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2012 11:10 GMT
Socialist firebrand Adam Smith points the way in struggle for a living wage
While the US economy as a whole has continued growing over the past 40 years, wages in general have remained stagnant.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2012 13:21 GMT
The high price of 'dark fusion'
The US government can already detain citizens as enemy combatants; now it wants to deploy propaganda across the country.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2012 12:14 GMT
Economics after scarcity
Productivity has skyrocketed over the last 50 years, making more and more workers redundant.
Last updated: 16 May 2012 13:08 GMT
US general says Afghan mission 'on track'
Top US commander in Afghanistan says recent killings in Kandahar have had no major impact on withdrawal dates.
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Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 20:01 GMT
'Occupy' as a business model: The emerging open-source civilisation
The Occupy Wall Street movement is a model for a new economic paradigm, in which value is first created by communities.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012 18:20 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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