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Why do Kashmiris oppose a Bavarian concert?
Some in this restive region view the event as a propaganda tool for India to whitewash alleged abuses.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 12:55 GMT
Stephen Hawking 'backs Israel boycott'
UK physicist reported to have withdrawn from upcoming Israeli conference in Jerusalem as part of an academic boycott.
Last updated: 08 May 2013 15:49 GMT
Controversy over Red Hot Chili Peppers heats up
Just as a cultural boycott was enforced on apartheid South Africa, so must one be enforced on Israel.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2012 14:53 GMT
UN: defining terrorism
The UN remains unable to draw a distinction between "freedom fighters" and "state sponsored terrorism".
Last updated: 24 Nov 2010 13:19 GMT
Peace Nobel may not be handed out
December ceremony to proceed but award may not be given out if family of jailed winner Liu Xiaobo fails to attend.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2010 17:04 GMT
UK singer cancels Israel concerts
Elvis Costello cites "intimidation" and "humiliation' of Palestinians.
Last updated: 19 May 2010 22:12 GMT
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Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
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How it started in Gaza
Israel's dissenting voices get lost in the war echo chamber
Good torture, bad torture
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
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In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
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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