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Ramadan in Sweden with no dusk, no dawn
During summer, the sun never sets in Sweden's northernmost town, posing challenges for Muslims observing the holy month.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 20:37 GMT
Ebola: Shattering lives in Sierra Leone
As the death toll rises, fearful communities in Sierra Leone are torn apart by the Ebola virus.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 14:41 GMT
Corruption rife in Afghan traffic departments
Investigation finds driving licences can easily be forged and bought, and many on the roads haven't been tested.
Khwaja Basir Ahmad
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 17:05 GMT
Journalist murder unnerves Somalia media
Killing of Mohamed Ibrahim Rage this week highlights lack of safety for reporters working in the war-torn country.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2013 11:29 GMT
Maternal deaths drop, but progress is slow
With one woman dying every 90 seconds in childbirth, attaining zero maternal mortality looks like a distant dream.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 10:42 GMT
Somalia: Hunger and homelessness
As displaced Somalis flee conflict and starvation, the crisis in Mogadishu continues to deepen.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 10:59 GMT
Niger's vicious cycle
Many in the drought-hit country are too tired and hungry to work for the food they need.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2010 10:50 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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