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Thousands mourn celebrated Nigerian writer
Chinua Achebe, author of widely praised Things Fall Apart, buried in his hometown two months after his death in the US.
Last updated: 23 May 2013 12:42 GMT
Nigeria novelist Achebe dies in Boston
Author of novel "Things Fall Apart" dies at the age of 82 on Friday following a brief illness.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2013 21:27 GMT
Unesco suspends Obiang prize
Human rights groups applaud suspension of a UN research prize sponsored by Equatorial Guinea's president.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2010 20:48 GMT
Africa: The first 50 years
Profound changes over the past decade mean African countries can now treat their former colonial rulers as equals.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2010 12:23 GMT
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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.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
What's not a target for Israel?
Iraq's Maliki: Out of favour with Shia allies?
Will there be justice for the crimes committed in Gaza?
The limits of the technical fix
A war to market the Iron Dome
Hello? Is this Israel calling?
In Pictures: Lebanon's land mine survivors
While unexploded land mines still pepper many areas of Lebanon, amputees are rebuilding their lives.
In Pictures: Ramadan in Aleppo
Syrian opposition fighters spent the holy month of Ramadan fasting while fighting regime forces.
In Pictures: West Bank anger
Deadly clashes erupt as thousands of Palestinians protest against mounting death toll in Gaza.
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