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Should the US negotiate with the Taliban?
The only US prisoner of war in Afghanistan is freed by the Taliban in exchange for five of its leaders.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2014 14:32 GMT
The liberal presidency
Liberals comfortable with Obama's presidency - marred with death and debt - show the limits of political liberalism.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2012 12:40 GMT
Math wins huge upset over GOP - are Democrats paying attention?
Comforting stories that don't add up lead Republicans to reject what the polls were telling them before election day.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 10:28 GMT
Is Iran still defiant?
We ask if Tehran's missile tests and threats to close a vital oil route mark a new chapter in the Iran-US standoff.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2012 10:30 GMT
The Emir & the Colonel: Qatar's role in Libya
Qatar's intervention in Libya may have helped cement its role as a world player, but has it been overly ambitious?
Last updated: 04 Sep 2011 09:42 GMT
Qatar nails flag to PSG mast
Seventy per cent stake in Paris St Germain could prove a boost to Gulf state's profile and offer World Cup expertise.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2011 10:09 GMT
GCC: A mediator in regional conflicts?
A GCC mediation plan to resolve the Yemeni crisis raises concerns about the body's role in regional conflicts.
Last updated: 08 May 2011 15:34 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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