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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
New Zealand dodges quake disaster
Only injuries reported from Saturday's earthquake, but cost of repair may be $2 billion.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2010 16:35 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
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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