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Dozens reported killed by car bomb in Nigeria
Security forces blame Boko Haram for explosion in city of Maiduguri, a week after deadly attacks in Abuja and Bauchi.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2014 20:42 GMT
Nigeria in 'darkest phases'
President Goodluck Jonathan makes comments while visiting scene of bombing in Abuja that killed twenty-two.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 02:05 GMT
Boko Haram blamed for more kidnappings
Report of another mass kidnappings prompts official inquiry in Nigerian state of Borno.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 08:18 GMT
Scores abducted in northeast Nigeria
At least 60 girls and women and 31 boys seized in suspected Boko Haram attack on three villages near Maiduguri.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 16:04 GMT
Pakistan jobless turn to Taliban in Swat
Unions warn unemployment is forcing many in region towards violence, as tourism struggles to recover from conflict.
Last updated: 19 May 2014 07:24 GMT
Libya media accused of incitement
Government committee says TV stations are often owned by armed groups and there is no way to prevent incitement.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2014 16:59 GMT
Gaddafi's sons stand trial in Libya
Two of the late leader's sons are expected in court on Monday on charges that include war crimes.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2014 03:00 GMT
Libya detains migrants bound for Europe
More than 400 migrants, mostly from Somalia and Eritrea, detained as they try to cross to Europe in small boats.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 03:46 GMT
Rebels behind Libyan oil tanker theft freed
Men who seized tanker with oil worth up to $30m set free in what appears to be a trade-off, sparking outrage.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2014 15:51 GMT
Women's council fights Pakistan abuses
Social worker making history in Pakistan setting up the country's first all-women tribal forum of justice.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2014 08:25 GMT
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Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
Globalisation has not reached Somalia, but 'junglification' has
Afghanistan will not be the next Iraq
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
William G Moseley
China's new territorial assertiveness
Richard Javad Heydarian
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
In Pictures: Ramadan where the sun never sets
How do Muslims north of the Arctic Circle participate in Ramadan?
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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