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Deaths of protesters herald Guinea's election
More than 50 people have died in escalating ethnic-political violence ahead of the West African nation's June poll.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 14:30 GMT
It's still inequality, stupid
Persuaded in Davos that Europe will not collapse, Western capitalism is free to focus on fabulous profits in Asia.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2013 09:09 GMT
Obama and the transformation illusion
The US president's floundering overshadows himself when the real problems seem to be avoided.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2013 10:59 GMT
Will social media sway Malaysia's elections?
Politicians are becoming media savvy in Malaysia, using social media to appeal to "netizens".
Last updated: 18 Nov 2012 10:58 GMT
Obama election funds drive hits $1bn mark
US president's opponent Mitt Romney close behind with $919m in race that has become the costliest in country's history.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 20:46 GMT
Are we on the deck of another Titanic?
The US housing bubble is what caused the global economic meltdown, but politicians are still dawdling.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2012 13:20 GMT
Misuse of anti-Semitism charge is repulsive
In US politics, conservatives frequently - and falsely - deride political opponents as anti-Semitic.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 18:59 GMT
Britain plants stake in Myanmar's future
Hypocrisy peppers western government rhetoric when it comes to Myanmar, according to the author.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2012 13:33 GMT
Q&A: Gene Sharp
Al Jazeera talks with the quiet but influential scholar of non-violent struggle.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2011 07:52 GMT
Rights body condemns French Roma expulsions
Forcible deportations were "discriminatory" and "contrary to human dignity", Council of Europe report finds.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2011 20:55 GMT
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Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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