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N Korea willing to take 'positive steps'
Top North Korean envoy meets China's Xi Jinping in an apparent effort to mend fences between Pyongyang and Beijing.
Last updated: 24 May 2013 18:38 GMT
Russia PM wants Pussy Riot members freed
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says he detests their act, but that the women band members should be released.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2012 05:59 GMT
Denmark 'demands' release of Bahrain activist
Danish prime minister says Shia hunger striker in "very critical" condition, as doubts cloud upcoming Formula One race.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 20:24 GMT
Policemen injured in Bahrain blast
Seven wounded in explosion during a protest for the release of an activist on a two-month hunger strike.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 00:03 GMT
Concern mounts for Bahrain hunger striker
Family and lawyer of jailed activist Abdul Hadi al-Khawaja say days without contact have raised fears for his health.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 19:28 GMT
Bahrain not to transfer jailed activist
Rejects request from Copenhagen to hand over Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, who is also a Danish citizen.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 12:00 GMT
Bahrain mulls Denmark plan for hunger striker
Abdulhadi al-Khawaja may be transferred to custody of country where he also has citizenship as protest enters 59th day.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 18:29 GMT
Bahrainis rally in support of hunger striker
Abdulhadi al-Khawaja moved to army hospital nearly two months into hunger strike, as thousands protest his detention.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 10:30 GMT
Thousands of protesters swell Yemen's streets
Hundreds of thousands of people rally in Sanaa to demand the president stand down, as a soldier is killed in Taez.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2011 20:17 GMT
Island states urge climate action
Small nations fear rising seas might wipe them off the map.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2007 12:50 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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No escape for civilians in Syria
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How citizens lead the search for Mexico's disappeared
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The US-China emissions deal likely meaningless
The death of international development
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