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Japan government to fund Fukushima recovery
Schemes costing $500m aim to contain leaks and decontaminate radioactive water at crippled nuclear power station.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 09:34 GMT
World Economic Forum wraps up in Davos
During last day of meetings, world financial leaders warn that more needs to be done to stabilise global economy.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2013 19:44 GMT
Spanish bond rise tempers Greek stocks boost
Bond yields edge above seven per cent in Madrid, despite generally positive reaction from markets to pro-bailout vote.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 10:38 GMT
The Syrian 'Massacre of the Innocents'
Regardless of blame, humanity must not be distracted from the tragic reality of those who lost their lives.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2012 11:15 GMT
Japanese PM shakes up cabinet
Yoshihiko Noda unveils new ministerial lineup in bid to secure cross-party backing for plan to double sales tax.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2012 11:36 GMT
Steelers steer to clear victory over Gamba
Pohang Steelers get off to positive start in Asian Champions League but same cannot be said for Brisbane Roar.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2012 22:55 GMT
Slavoj Zizek and Harum Scarum
By saying "Asian values" have corrupted capitalism, Zizek aligns himself with generations of Orientalist thinkers.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 14:46 GMT
Several injured in strong Japan earthquake
Japan's northeastern Fukushima region struck by a 6.4-magnitude quake, leaving several injured with no reported deaths.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 04:52 GMT
Cerezo blast into Asian quarters
Late strike propels Japanese underdogs into Asian Champs League last eight as cross-town rivals Osaka crash out.
Last updated: 24 May 2011 13:48 GMT
Gamba set up Cerezo derby
Gamba Osaka cap a strong showing by Japanese sides in the Asian Champions League as Melbourne Victory fall short.
Last updated: 12 May 2011 09:26 GMT
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Identity and Exile
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Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
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Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In pictures: China's village of salt
Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Journalists: good early drone adopters
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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