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Can the US get its house in order?
We examine what is behind the political standoff in Washington that led to a partial shutdown.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 13:03 GMT
The empty election of 2012
America's campaigns reflect a political system "fated to neither learn from history nor even remember it".
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 09:02 GMT
Obama's Democratic majority coalition
Obama's legacy will be largely dependent on the political movement he leaves behind.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2012 13:38 GMT
Do political campaigns in the United States matter?
Given the difficult political environment, Democrats this year are forced to believe in the power of campaigns.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2012 12:36 GMT
The US presidential debates and comparison shopping
Debates are the only time Americans can evaluate the two candidates side by side; to match them up against each other.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012 08:53 GMT
Flag burning and free speech
Constitution prevents the US from stopping flag burning, as it is a form of political expression given legal tolerance.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2012 05:01 GMT
Obama: America's once and future president
Although most say Obama has no chance at a second term, there are many factors on his side that suggest he will win.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 11:24 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.
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Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
Hollowing out the state in the Middle East
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Why is Catholicism important in South Korea?
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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