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Russia: RIP freedom of speech?
As the conflict in Ukraine escalates, Russia cracks down on media outlets and social media networks.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 12:22 GMT
Putin says Internet is a CIA project
President warns Russians against making Google searches saying its web traffic goes through servers that are in the US.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2014 07:52 GMT
Russian anti-Putin rioters face years in jail
Protesters found guilty of organising riot against Putin and attacking police, as supporters outside courtroom arrested.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 15:23 GMT
Pussy Riot members briefly arrested in Sochi
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Alyokhin and several others detained by police as they walked through Olympic host city.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2014 00:20 GMT
Putin ally wins Moscow mayoral election
Officials say Sergei Sobyanin has won, but rival Alexei Navalny says results were falsified and demands run-off.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 08:59 GMT
Putin critic denounces Moscow mayoral polls
Alexei Navalny demands runoff after official results show incumbent Sergei Sobyanin set to win in first round.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 23:49 GMT
Putin critic runs in Moscow mayor vote
Alexei Navalny, who led rallies against Russian president, takes on Kremlin ally in first vote of its kind in a decade.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 16:40 GMT
Russia's new media mavericks
The story of two Russian bloggers working to expose corruption and challenging the established order.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2013 14:49 GMT
Navalny launches mayoral bid in Moscow
Russian opposition leader arrives in capital after being released from custody. declaring he is going to win election.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 20:12 GMT
Freed Kremlin critic arrives in Moscow
Protest leader Alexei Navalny arrives to cheering crowd of supporters and vows to push forward with Moscow mayoral bid.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 11:25 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.
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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
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
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In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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