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Nigeria: A truly strong economy?
As Nigeria becomes Africa's largest economy, we ask how violence and a huge wealth gap will impact its progress.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 08:56 GMT
China goes back to its roots for the new year
Millions of workers, students and families leave big cities to return to their rural villages for year-end festivities.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2014 05:19 GMT
Chinese new year: a getaway like no other
Almost four billion trips will be taken over the next 40 days as people travel to their home villages for the holidays.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2014 06:44 GMT
China losing appetite for shark fin delicacy
For restaurant owners in Beijing and Hong Kong shark fin trade has become less profitable.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2014 03:34 GMT
China's toy manufacturers trim their sails
Country commands nearly 75 percent of global export market but now faces pressure to build quality products for less.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 19:51 GMT
Typhoon relief not arriving fast enough
International aid is not arriving quickly enough for many survivors after the devastating typhoon.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 15:16 GMT
Space tourism industry targets Asia's wealthy
Companies search for customers in Hong Kong willing to pay hefty price for six-minute visit to space.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 10:42 GMT
China braces for Typhoon Utor
More than 158,000 people in southern coast relocated as authorities in Guangdong and Hainan prepare for its arrival.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 02:19 GMT
Hong Kong seizes endangered species remains
Haul shipped from Nigeria to Shanghai included elephant tusks, rhino horns and leopard skins and is worth $5m.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 04:17 GMT
China earthquakes leave thousands homeless
Rescuers try to reach people affected by two powerful quakes in which more than 90 people were killed.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2013 13:42 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
On stupidity and war
'Victory is for all Indonesia'
Time to go home to Palestine
Water is a human right, but who is considered a human being?
Britain's latest counterterrorism disasters
When 'human intelligence' is just racism
In Pictures: World's highest-paid athletes
Forbes revealed a list of the highest-paid athletes in the world today. Here, we share the top 10 from that list.
In Pictures: Childbirth under Israeli attack
The emergency department of Gaza's al-Shifa hospital takes in between 25-50 pregnant women per day.
In Pictures: Life returns to Mogadishu
Mogadishu is making a comeback despite years of violence, corruption, greed and death.
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