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Woman strives to spread education in Africa
Ann Cotton awarded for helping more than three million children in sub-Saharan Africa get education.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2014 02:20 GMT
India's youth bloc flexes electoral muscle
Candidates target 100 million mostly young voters who are casting their ballots for first time in parliamentary polls.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2014 07:31 GMT
Fukushima engineers prepare for risky job
Potentially disastruous procedure to remove fuel rods from damaged Japanese power plant due to begin in coming days.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2013 11:19 GMT
Syria hospital buckles under strain of war
Violence forces doctors and nurses to flee, leaving hospital in Deraa overwhelmed by number of casualties.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 08:28 GMT
Peru revelers pack a New Year's punch
In Andean nation's southern Chumbivilcas region, an annual fighting festival marks start of a new year.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2012 19:57 GMT
Over-the-counter HIV test approved in US
First ever kit to test for HIV at home approved for use in the US starting in the autumn.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 17:48 GMT
Factional fighting claims lives in Libya
Fighters from Gharyan and al-Asabia towns in country's northwest use rockets and machine guns on one another.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2012 04:50 GMT
Deadly floods and landslides hit Guatemala
At least 13 people killed, with many people forced to flee their homes and stay in public shelters.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2011 14:24 GMT
Rebels hold ground from mountain post
Fighters in Libya's western mountains speak exclusively to Al Jazeera about their battle against Gaddafi
Last updated: 13 May 2011 11:54 GMT
N Zealand counts quake cost
No deaths and few injuries reported after earthquake but recovery bill could be $2bn.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2010 18:27 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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.
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No escape for civilians in Syria
Kenya's fear of liberty
How citizens lead the search for Mexico's disappeared
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