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The French African Connection
This series explores the dark and dramatic history of France's relationships with its former African colonies.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2014 11:22 GMT
Q&A: France's connections in Africa
Dr Lansine Kaba, a leading historian on Africa, discusses the status of French-African relations today.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 12:51 GMT
Commemorating African independence
Many of the architects of African independence never got a chance to see the fruits of their labour.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 15:07 GMT
Unspoken history: The last genocide of the 20th century
Despite evidence to the contrary, France still completely denies involvement in two of Africa's 20th century genocides.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 18:41 GMT
Imran faces his greatest test
If Imran Khan does get to lead Pakistan, he will face his greatest challenge ever, writes author.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2012 11:24 GMT
The historian recalls the day Senegal gained its independence and the hopes people held for its future.
Africa... States of Independence
Last updated: 05 Oct 2010 14:01 GMT
Journalism and 'the words of power'
The relationship between power and the media is about semantics, says Robert Fisk.
Last updated: 25 May 2010 09:41 GMT
Preview: Waiting at De Gaulle
A look into the surreal life of an Iranian living in an airport lounge.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2009 09:06 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The rise of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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