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Taiwan: Backing away from China's embrace
Taipei has sided with Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters as relations with Beijing continue downward spiral.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 12:28 GMT
Sarkozy's political party faces scandal
The conservative UMP party suffers from crippling internal divisions and extreme debt from mismanagement.
Karine G Barzegar
Last updated: 26 Jul 2014 10:09 GMT
Nicolas Sarkozy: The return of France's Mr Bling?
Scandal-ridden Sarkozy's return to power is further complicated by changes within his own political family.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2014 15:33 GMT
French tycoon in custody over corruption
Serge Dassault admits he used his vast personal wealth to help Corbeil residents, but he denies paying for votes.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 02:49 GMT
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
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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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