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Pope decries violence in God's name
Pope Francis condemns ISIL and other groups in his Christmas message for 'brutal persecution' of religious minorities.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2014 14:35 GMT
Hong Kong tycoon sentenced in corruption case
Property developer sentenced alongside former deputy leader of Hong Kong in high-profile corruption trial.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2014 11:54 GMT
In bold move on Cuba, Obama asserts powers
Shift in US domestic politics, collapse in oil prices, and international pressure led to end of Cuba isolation.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2014 11:13 GMT
Putin and Erdogan: Partnership of convenience?
Hard-nosed pragmatism continues to govern relations between Russia and Turkey.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2014 12:32 GMT
Pope wraps up Turkey visit
Francis meets spiritual leader of Orthodox Christians, a day after taking part in prayer at Blue Mosque in Istanbul.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2014 18:54 GMT
Pope Francis prays in Istanbul's Blue Mosque
Pope prays for stronger ties between Vatican and Islam during second leg of his three-day visit to Turkey.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2014 16:22 GMT
Pope Francis begins Turkey visit
Plight of Christian communities throughout Middle East expected to figure prominently in talks in Ankara and Istanbul.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2014 19:15 GMT
Pope Francis criticises 'haggard' Europe
Pope tells Strasbourg's European assembly that "elderly" continent needs to help migrants and reclaim global leadership.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2014 19:37 GMT
No justice years after Philippines massacre
No one convicted after 58 people gunned down in cold blood in 2009 in the country's worst political mass killing.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2014 13:03 GMT
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
Intent on challenging US hegemony in Asia, China has rapidly translated its economic prosperity into military muscle.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 21 Nov 2014 13:30 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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'I dream of a job, a school, a home'
The crisis in Iraq: Was the rise of ISIL a surprise?
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