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11 - 20
Why is the World Cup more exciting than world politics?
A succession of scandals generate headlines around the world, but the World Cup goes on triumphantly.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 13:26 GMT
A 'rare' Arab intellectual: Fouad Ajami (1945-2014)
Ajami condemned autocratic Arab governments and called on the West to confront what he called a 'culture of terrorism'.
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 12:13 GMT
Reckless in Kiev: Neocons, Putin and Ukraine
Why Obama and Putin must desist from reckless military interventions in other countries' affairs.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 15:55 GMT
Twitter shares dive as user growth plummets
Share price falls by nearly a quarter as the US micro-blogging site reports slowing growth in user numbers.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2014 21:08 GMT
Scrivens sets record in Oiler's NHL win
Ben Scrivens set an NHL record for saves in a regular-season shutout with 59 to help Oilers beat Sharks 3-0.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 09:42 GMT
Senator Durbin: Don't sell us short on Social Security
Visiting the issue of Social Security is fraught with misadventure, especially as Midterm elections approach.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2013 21:36 GMT
Cheney feared terrorist heart attack
Former US vice president turned off wireless function of implanted defibrillator so it could not be hacked to kill him.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2013 00:28 GMT
US no closer to deals on debt and shutdown
Republicans and Democrats fail to reach compromise on government shutdown and raising country's debt ceiling.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 00:38 GMT
Peace with Iran could be Obama’s Legacy
The President should take note of Nixon's determination in establishing peaceful relations with an antagonistic nation.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 06:57 GMT
Why diplomacy with Iran is doomed
The Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei is convinced the US' aim is regime change, and with good reason too.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 13:44 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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