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Israel's water miracle that wasn't
Covering up a crime in plain sight: The dual function of Israel's water industry.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 11:25 GMT
California drought chokes farming industry
State's agricultural industry is worth more than $40bn and produces a large percentage of crops consumed by Americans.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 18:59 GMT
Calls for compensation for US sterilisations
Tens of thousands of poor people and those of colour were forcibly sterilised between the 1920s and 1970s.
Erika L. Sanchez
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 09:13 GMT
US criminal justice system: Turning a profit on prison reform?
Lobbying groups for commercial enterprises are hoping new sentencing laws would translate into higher profits.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:50 GMT
US law lets minors delete online history
Newly-signed law will allow children to scrub their online past to avoid future personal and work-related problems.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 03:08 GMT
Hunger strike in California prisons escalate
Prisoners on hunger strike believe their conditions can be described as torture.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 11:33 GMT
California resumes gay marriages after ruling
Plaintiff couple, whose case against state ban Proposition 8 led to this week's Supreme Court decision, exchange vows.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2013 08:04 GMT
US court halts anti-gay 'conversion' law
A federal court has put on hold a California law banning "therapy" aimed at turning gay minors straight.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2012 03:36 GMT
Labour pains: Pushing for equity in the California workforce
In some Walmart warehouses in Southern California, labourers often don't even have access to water.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 07:29 GMT
California as a model for climate policy
Many innovations in the fight against climate change have come out of this nature-friendly state.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2012 11:39 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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