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Nepal's mass animal slaughter under way
World's biggest sacrifice of animals at any one site kicks off in village despite protests from animal rights activists.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2014 07:57 GMT
Ukraine's Mariupol: Suspicion, mistrust and a fear of what's to come
Ukraine's port of Mariupol faces an uncertain future, as pro- and anti-Kiev forces struggle for control over the city.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 12:07 GMT
Orientalism with a surgical twist
Representation of Beirut as a "Middle Eastern Paris brimming with wealth" can function on behalf of imperialism.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 10:02 GMT
French paper cartoons spark protest in Iran
Students chant 'Death to France'after satirical weekly newspaper publishes cartoons caricaturing Prophet Muhammad.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2012 01:01 GMT
France to shut embassies over cartoons
Schools and missions in 20 countries to close on Friday after French weekly magazine publishes caricatures of Muhammad.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 16:05 GMT
Bardot fined for anti-Muslim remarks
French actress-turned-animal rights activist Brigitte Bardot has been convicted of inciting racial hatred against Muslims.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2004 20:17 GMT
It's my choice: France's 'ideal woman'
Brigitte Bardot, Catherine Deneuve and Laetitia Casta no longer - France has rejected classic belles opting instead for the host of a US-style TV talk show to be the face of France.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2003 02:12 GMT
Ordeal of floating sheep enrages Bardot
The saga of the 57,000 sheep stranded in a ship in the Persian Gulf is causing a global outcry from animal rights activists.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2003 06:14 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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