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Conclave chooses new Catholic pope
Crowds at St Peter's Square in Vatican City erupt in cheers at sight of white smoke indicating election of new pontiff.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 18:59 GMT
Italy's new government sworn in
Mario Monti announces cabinet of bankers, diplomats and businessmen - but no politicians.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2011 20:01 GMT
Italy's 'lost generation'
Unemployment and lack of career opportunities mean many young people cannot find long-term jobs.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2011 11:29 GMT
Monti seeks to build new Italian government
Berlusconi's successor begins job of forming cabinet capable of carrying parliamentary support and restoring stability.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2011 16:48 GMT
Monti replaces Berlusconi as Italian PM
Economist and former European commissioner appointed to pick members of emergency government after Berlusconi resigns.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2011 01:40 GMT
Italy races to form new government
President begins talks to appoint an emergency government following Silvio Berlusconi's resignation.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2011 16:14 GMT
Berlusconi quits as PM of debt-ridden Italy
Prime Minister steps down after parliament approves economic reforms aimed at helping the country avoid bailout.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2011 07:24 GMT
UK may reopen Libya embassy killing case
Newspaper claims a secret report names a suspect in 1984 killing of policewoman in London.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2011 19:46 GMT
Berlusconi sex hearing over in minutes
Case against Italian prime minister on charges of paying for sex with an underage nightclub dancer adjourned until May.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2011 10:29 GMT
Europe versus the world
Europe's dept and currency woes, striking in the UK, plus the latest on the BP oil spill.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 06 Dec 2010 11:14 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In pictures: China's village of salt
Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Prawer Plan buries the two state solution
Hamba kahle, Madiba
Somalia: Spectre of political meltdown
Afyare Abdi Elmi
Journalists: good early drone adopters
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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