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Saving the lost generation of Kurds
The Kurds must be given full rights and treated as equals if there is to be any hope for future generations.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 15:54 GMT
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
A portrayal of the life of British singer-songwriter Ian Dury.
The Fabulous Picture Show
Last updated: 19 Feb 2010 13:42 GMT
French, Iranian films top Spanish prizes
"Half Moon" by Iran's Bahman Ghobadi and "Mon fils a moi" [My Son] by Frenchman Martial Fougeron have shared the Golden Shell prize for best film at the 2006 San Sebastian film festival.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2006 18:20 GMT
Film maker says Iran restricts creativity
Bahman Ghobadi, Iranian director, whose film "Half Moon" has been highly praised at the
film festival, says it is increasingly difficult to work in
Last updated: 29 Sep 2006 12:35 GMT
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Armed Venezuelans fear 'Syria scenario'
Pro-government collectives seen as defenders of democratic socialism by supporters and armed thugs by opponents.
President Putin's sarcasm
Have Western diplomats lost their sense of humour and missed the big picture?
The Dolphin Hunters
We join an annual tribal dolphin hunt in the Solomon Islands and ask whether this ancient practice should be stopped.
The Ukraine crisis: A Middle East perspective
Is there a link between Syria and Ukraine conflicts?
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In Pictures: Alaska's epic dog-sled race
The gruelling contest features mushers and dog-sled teams racing 1,688 kilometres between Anchorage and Nome.
In Pictures: Ethnic strife in Algeria
Violence has broken out and old rivalries rekindled in the historic Algerian city of Ghardaia.
In Pictures: Between Crimea's frontlines
Those living in the no-man's-land between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces are increasingly uneasy.
Nearly three years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
Japan's Nuclear Meltdown
Three years after a major earthquake and tsunami, Japan still struggles with the resulting nuclear crisis.
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The struggle for Central Asia: Russia vs China
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Russian ruse, Ukrainian crisis
The Arab world's democratic moment?
South China Sea disputes: The gloves are off
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