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Large rise in Israeli settlement growth
Israeli NGO says 1,708 new homes started in occupied West Bank in first half of 2013, up by 70 percent from last year.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2013 21:48 GMT
Israel's radical settlers: A fifth column?
Settlers try to stop security forces from dismantling illegal outposts by making the price too high to bear.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2012 11:56 GMT
Will the Israeli left talk about occupation?
Many protesters are reluctant to talk about the occupation and settlements for fear of dividing a unified movement.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2011 12:19 GMT
Israel permits new settlement homes
Interior ministry gives go-ahead for construction of more than a thousand new settler homes in occupied East Jerusalem.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2010 05:09 GMT
Israeli housing plan imperils talks
Palestinians criticise plan to build around 240 new homes in East Jerusalem, a move that could stall direct talks.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2010 18:11 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
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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