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France in shock after baby found in car boot
Mechanics discover girl aged 15-23 months in car boot, with reports saying she may have been there since birth.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 04:00 GMT
French clubs call strike
No matches in top two divisions at end of next month in protest at French president Francois Hollande's tax policy.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2013 15:58 GMT
On the trail of sleeping sickness
New pharmaceuticals can help combat the deadly disease, but delivering it to the people in need remains an obstacle.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2013 14:05 GMT
The rainforest of gold: Blessing or curse?
Mining in French Guiana may be either an end to villagers' way of life, or an economic opportunity.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 15:20 GMT
It's time for a UN-imposed ceasefire in Syria
In an imperfect world, the least bad option is the best that the UN can hope to achieve.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 12:48 GMT
The art and war of cinema censorship
What must film directors do when freedom of speech and national agendas clash?
South to North
South 2 North
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 09:54 GMT
Long-delayed elections open in Togo
Polls, delayed by months of protests, aiming to provide latest step in west African country's transition to democracy.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 08:54 GMT
Switzerland: Sidestepping banking secrecy
As Swiss banks get ready to reveal client information to US authorities, is this crime-fighting or a breach of privacy?
Last updated: 31 May 2013 13:18 GMT
French Senate passes gay marriage bill
France's upper House votes to approve landmark bill granting homosexual couples right to marry and adopt, amid protests.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 17:06 GMT
UN warns CAR rebels to halt march on capital
Security council urges Seleka fighters to call off offensive after rebels advance to within 22km of capital Bangui.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 13:36 GMT
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Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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