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Russia rejects more UN pressure on Syria
Moscow snubs calls for UN Security Council to take tougher stance on Syria as UN puts new death toll at 2,600 people.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2011 14:06 GMT
Gulf states condemn Syria 'killing machine'
Gulf Co-operation Council calls for "serious reforms" and end to bloodshed as fresh violence and arrests are reported.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 22:42 GMT
France criticises UN over Syria violence
Foreign minister calls Security Council failure to condemn crackdown a "scandal", while activists report fresh violence.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 15:50 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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The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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