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The silent empire
It's time for us to speak up and protest against what we find unacceptable.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2013 11:39 GMT
The tropical storm season moves south
The first storm of the southern hemisphere season has developed in the Indian Ocean.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 12:14 GMT
Chagos: The heart of an American empire?
The shameful history of the island's local populations' expulsion continues to hang heavily over the UK and the US.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2012 11:11 GMT
The Iranian threat
The US is not taking any practical steps to ensure a nuclear-free Middle East, says the author.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2011 12:53 GMT
The US' war of words against Syria
The US war of words against Syria is marred by hypocrisy and a lack of realism.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2011 10:31 GMT
The Mauritius economic miracle
With no natural resource and a history of colonialism, the island nation has drastically raised its standard of living.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2011 05:54 GMT
Rape rampant in US military
Statistics and soldiers' testimonies reveal a harrowing epidemic of sexual assault in the US military.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2010 20:34 GMT
Rights group sues UK over rendition
Details demanded over use of UK base in Indian Ocean involved in rendition flights.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2009 16:53 GMT
UN says UK soil used for rendition
Special rapporteur has evidence Diego Garcia used for detention of terror suspects.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2008 14:49 GMT
UK admission on rendition flights
Foreign minister says US used British island in Indian Ocean on contentious flights.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2008 13:38 GMT
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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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