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Egypt authorities hit by vigilante attacks
Authorities blame new vigilante group as police vehicles are set on fire and state properties are bombed.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 20:13 GMT
Obama calls on Egypt to free Al Jazeera staff
US president adds to international condemnation of continued incarceration of Al Jazeera journalists in Cairo.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 14:54 GMT
Palestinian youths 'executed' in Gaza town
Witnesses tell Al Jazeera six youths were taken to a bathroom in a house in Khuzaa and executed by Israeli forces.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2014 23:00 GMT
BRICS countries set to create their own bank
Emerging nations meeting in Brazil expected to create financial institution to counter influence of IMF and World Bank.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 03:49 GMT
Syrian activists allege new gas attack
Government forces accused of using chlorine gas in village near Hama, the third alleged gas attack in the past week.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 20:25 GMT
Leading environmentalist shot in DRC
Emmanuel de Merode, director of the Virunga National Park, in a stable condition after gunmen ambush his car.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 19:55 GMT
Massive security breach worries websites
Bug in software used in many major websites exposes millions to possible theft of sensitive information.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2014 03:45 GMT
Iran nuclear talks hit crucial stage
Iran's UN ambassador appointment and a possible oil deal with Russia stoke tensions.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 02:21 GMT
Bachelet praises citizens after Chile quake
President applauds the response of emergency services and public as powerful earthquake claims only a few lives.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2014 02:32 GMT
Earth Hour puts spotlight on green issues
Seven thousand cities across more than 150 countries are shutting off their lights for the Earth Hour movement.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 03:09 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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