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South Sudan declares itself open for business
The world's youngest nation hosts its first major investment conference, after claims of unparalleled growth.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 12:01 GMT
France in bid to ban child beauty contests
Senate approves proposal to ban pageants for girls under 16 to prevent "hyper-sexualisation" of children.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2013 14:26 GMT
Moroccan adoption rules leave kids in limbo
New policy aimed preventing foreigners from adopting abandoned children is worrying some prospective parents.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 16:09 GMT
Yes, we can: Non-European thinkers and philosophers
Walter Mignolo weighs in on the debate on the relative strength's of Eurocentric and non-Eurocentric philosophy.
Walter D Mignolo
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 11:34 GMT
Can non-Europeans think?
What happens with thinkers who operate outside the European philosophical 'pedigree'?
Last updated: 15 Jan 2013 11:41 GMT
Slavoj Zizek and the role of the philosopher
Zizek "disrupts" ideological structures, the underside of acceptable philosophical, religious and political discourses.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2012 12:24 GMT
Fighting corruption in Nigeria requires action not words
President Goodluck Jonathan must crack down on corruption if he wants to be taken seriously.
Auwal Musa Rafsanjani
Last updated: 09 Oct 2012 10:14 GMT
Dubai World Cup welcomes first female jockey
Canadian Chantal Sutherland is the first female rider to compete in the Dubai World Cup and she is in it to win it.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 19:40 GMT
French anger over S&P downgrade blunder
EU may impose stricter rules on credit agencies after S&P mistakenly announced it would downgrade France's 'AAA' rating.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 20:41 GMT
Minister clears Blanc of discrimination
Investigation into French football coach finds debate 'clumsy and clearly uncalled-for' but rules out discrimination.
Last updated: 10 May 2011 10:15 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
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Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Iran talks: Hardliners and the shifting deadline
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