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Kenyans turn to China for brighter future
China's trade with Kenya is encouraging young people to learn Mandarin in the hope it will bring new job opportunities.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 10:27 GMT
Kenya's Maasai elect youngest leader
The Maasai of East Africa recently picked a 20 year-old to join its group of elders and help preserve its culture.
Last updated: 08 May 2014 15:17 GMT
Karzai's ex-foreign minister eyes presidency
Zalmai Rassoul Rassoul has experience to run the country but his ties with current president could hurt his chances.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2014 16:30 GMT
Female Afghan MP braves Taliban threats
In a political landscape dominated by men, Jamila Karimi hopes her anti-corruption campaign will get her re-elected.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2014 10:05 GMT
Madrasas open for girls in Afghanistan
Traditional religious schools open for females with some concerned about the form of Islam being taught.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2014 12:50 GMT
Uncertain future for Afghanistan's Sikhs
Sikh community says it might be forced to leave country amid increased marginalisation.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2014 19:18 GMT
Karzai urged to veto bill 'silencing women'
Rights groups say bill silences Afghan women, victims of domestic abuse and forced marriage, while protecting abusers.
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Last updated: 06 Feb 2014 13:24 GMT
US relations with Afghanistan hit new low
Afghan president refuses to sign security pact to keep some US forces in his country until Washington brings peace.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2014 14:55 GMT
Afghan polls a boon for Kabul printers
Election in April - seen as pivotal moment in country's history after nearly 13 years of war - brings new business.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2014 02:37 GMT
Cinemas struggle in Afghanistan
Technology has helped Afghans gain access to films on television, leaving old movie theatres struggling.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 10:05 GMT
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Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
Globalisation has not reached Somalia, but 'junglification' has
Afghanistan will not be the next Iraq
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
William G Moseley
China's new territorial assertiveness
Richard Javad Heydarian
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
In Pictures: Ramadan where the sun never sets
How do Muslims north of the Arctic Circle participate in Ramadan?
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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