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Fighting rages for control of Syria's Kobane
Explosions heard in Syrian border town after US says days of sustained bombing has killed hundreds of ISIL fighters.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 05:23 GMT
Kobane air strikes help Kurds push back ISIL
Intensified coalition bombing helps Syrian-Kurdish fighters regain ground lost to armed group in town on Turkish border.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 08:52 GMT
UN: World must act to prevent Kobane massacre
UN envoy Staffan de Mistura says Syrian city must be saved from the 'rapes, massacres and horrific violence' of ISIL.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 22:30 GMT
Coalition air attacks hit ISIL in Kobane
Strikes hit centre of Syrian city, as ISIL fighters penetrate for the first time, sparking fighting in streets.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 17:28 GMT
Syrian Kurds push back ISIL from Kobane hill
Kurdish fighters make progress against ISIL on Mishtenur hill, which overlooks key Syrian town on border with Turkey.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 20:09 GMT
Marco Polo's travels retraced - from the Pamir Mountains along the Silk Road to Xanadu and the kingdom of women.
Marco Polo: A Very Modern Journey
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 07:07 GMT
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
Libya says navy seizes oil tanker from rebels
State oil firm says North Korean-flagged vessel that tried to ship oil from rebel-held port is under government control.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 20:40 GMT
Libya allows use of force against oil tanker
Defence Ministry authorises military to use force to stop North Korea-flagged tanker loading crude oil sold by rebels.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 04:54 GMT
India's ultimate populist
Mamata Banerjee loves doling out largesse at public functions, adding to the burden of an already debt-laden treasury.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2013 01:42 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Palestine moves towards post-Oslo phase
The game-changing election for Africa
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