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France divided over gay rights bill
Rival protests held ahead of parliament vote on bill to legalise same-sex marriage and adoption.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2013 03:38 GMT
Heat on Greece's undocumented migrants
Caught between tougher border controls and physical assaults, foreigners struggle to survive.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2012 13:02 GMT
Lessons from the French presidential campaign
Nicolas Sarkozy surprisingly came in second in the April 22 vote, a first for an incumbent in France.
Last updated: 02 May 2012 08:58 GMT
France's Left Front hopes to ‘reinvent’ left
The far-left alliance has never before competed in a presidential race, but is helping forge a new European alternative.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2012 12:07 GMT
US cable tells of Israel's 'harsh measures'
Leaked diplomatic despatches highlight efforts by army to use use force against peaceful protesters in the West Bank.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2011 16:15 GMT
G8 commits $20bn to 'Arab Spring'
Western economies to mobilise "substantial bilateral support", both economic and political, for post-autocratic nations.
Last updated: 27 May 2011 08:58 GMT
Anti-Gaddafi forces make gains
Despite crackdown, anti-government protesters take control of areas close to Tripoli.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2011 05:12 GMT
Cairo's Tahrir reacts in anger
Protesters reacted furiously to Mubarak's speech, saying they would keep up their struggle.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2011 15:37 GMT
Turkish embassy attacker detained
Palestinian asylum seeker is turned over to Israeli authorities.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2010 01:38 GMT
Shots at Turkey's Tel Aviv embassy
Reports of hostage situation as gunfire is heard at Turkish Embassy in Tel Aviv.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2010 19:12 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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