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Sri Lanka hand Tigers innings defeat
Dilruwan Perera picked up 5 wickets to help Sri Lanka to a innings-and-248-run win over Bangladesh in 1st Test.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 09:29 GMT
Enforcing modesty on the poor in Sudan
A law that permits flogging women for "indecent" dress is not applied equally across social classes.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 09:53 GMT
Refugees in Greece face identity struggles
Church offers services to Afghan and Iranian migrants, but some worry they're a smokescreen for proselytising.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 12:14 GMT
Are Afghan forces ready to take the reins?
As concerns grow over torture and troop desertions, we ask if Afghanistan is ready for NATO forces to withdraw in 2014.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 13:22 GMT
Afghan and Pakistani leaders in UK for talks
British prime minister to host talks focusing on Afghanistan peace process, as Britain prepares withdrawal of troops.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 03 Feb 2013 12:55 GMT
Hamas holds rare West Bank rally
Palestinian authority permits rally in the Israeli-occupied territory as Hamas supporters celebrate its anniversary.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2012 02:31 GMT
Gaza conflict brings Fatah and Hamas closer
The rival Palestinian factions may be edging towards a rapprochement since the Israeli assault on Gaza.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2012 10:03 GMT
Delhi police accused of framing suspects
Indian counter-terror squad has planted evidence on innocent people with some spending years in jail, rights group says.
Sudha G Tilak
Last updated: 25 Sep 2012 12:43 GMT
'Progress' in Palestinian hunger strike talks
Palestinian officials say Egyptian mediators are talking to Israel in bid to end action by at least 2,000 prisoners.
Last updated: 13 May 2012 10:54 GMT
MPs killed in central Somalia suicide attack
Al-Shabab claims attack north of Mogadishu which kills three parliamentarians and injures other officials.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 19:59 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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