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Algeria: Test of power
The story of Algeria's past, present and future - from independence to the Arab Spring and beyond.
Algeria:Test of power
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 13:31 GMT
Algeria's former president dies of cancer
Chadli Bendjedid kick-started the democratisation of government institutions in Algeria at the end of the 1980s.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2012 19:40 GMT
Algerian founding father Ben Bella dead at 95
North African nation declares eight days of mourning for iconic leader of struggle for independence from France.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2012 06:04 GMT
The false anxiety of influence
The revolution in Egypt is a unique historical event, seperate from Iran in 1979 or France in 1789, author says.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2011 17:29 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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