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Costa Rican centrist set for election win
Citizen Action Party candidate Luis Guillermo Solis is the only actively running candidate in the election run-off.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2014 07:48 GMT
Calm returns to Eritrea after siege ends
Government says that all is calm in capital Asmara a day after dissident soldiers reportedly seize information ministry.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2013 11:08 GMT
Eritrea troops 'lay siege' to ministry
Dissident soldiers reportedly seize ministry and force state media to call for the release of political prisoners.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 23:53 GMT
Thai police labour as mobile midwives
Police help in delivering babies when pregnant women get stuck in Bangkok's notorious traffic jams.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 03:17 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.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
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'
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
Weekly roundup of #AJOpinion readers' comments
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.
In Pictures: India's water crisis deepens
As Global Water Week kicks off in Stockholm, world's second most populous city, New Delhi fights for water every day.
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