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11 - 20
Blue LED inventors win physics Nobel
Sweden honours two Japanese and one American scientists for the invention of energy-saving blue light-emitting diodes.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 17:55 GMT
Ex-Haiti dictator 'Baby Doc' Duvalier dies
Baby Doc's 15-year rule, marked by alleged rights abuse and corruption, was followed by 25 years of exile - and return.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 13:17 GMT
France's far-right sets sight on presidency
Marine Le Pen's party secures Senate seats for the first time, beating President Hollande's Socialist party.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 02:02 GMT
French far-right wins first Senate seats
National Front claims two seats in France's upper house of parliament as Socialists lose majority to centre-right UMP.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 20:17 GMT
Tajik student freed, but charges linger
Alexander Sodiqov, a student arrested for treason in Tajikistan, has been released - but charges have not been dropped.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 13:54 GMT
Paris won't be bullied anymore over French hostages
Why the murder of Herve Gourdel will be a game-changer for French policy vis-a-vis terrorists.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 07:33 GMT
ICC to probe possible war crimes in CAR
Prosecutor says "endless list of atrocities" may have been committed by both sides in Central African Republic conflict.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 13:17 GMT
ISIL-linked group beheads French captive
French president says killing of Herve Gourdel will only strengthen his nation's resolve to pursue its air war.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 05:06 GMT
UN urges action against climate change
Ban Ki-moon urges world leaders to lead dialogue in tackling consequences of climate change at annual UN climate summit.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 17:38 GMT
ISIL ally abducts Frenchman in Algeria
Jund al-Khilafa group threatens to kill Herve Gourdel if Paris continues air attacks on ISIL fighters in Iraq.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 06:51 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'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.
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