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11 - 20
A much needed International Day of the Girl
Girls are the most vulnerable to violence and their security cannot be treated as an afterthought, writes Picq.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2012 06:55 GMT
Becoming 'celebrity' chefs in the West Bank
Women in Aida refugee camp are supplementing family incomes by teaching foreigners how to cook local delicacies.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2012 13:07 GMT
Iceland's former PM awaits court's verdict
Geir Haarde to learn on Monday if he was grossly negligent in his handling of the country's 2008 financial crisis.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2012 10:07 GMT
Military sexual assault and rape 'epidemic'
Studies suggest as many as one in three female soldiers are raped during their US military service.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2011 12:23 GMT
Iceland 'will compensate for losses'
Britain and The Netherlands to be compensated for losses suffered due to the country's failed Icesave online bank.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2011 12:31 GMT
Iceland govt survives no-confidence vote
The country's centre-left government scraped through the vote after its defeat in a referendum days earlier.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2011 04:29 GMT
UK and Netherlands to sue Iceland over losses
London and The Hague to take Iceland to court after country's voters reject deal to reimburse them over collapsed bank.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2011 17:35 GMT
Icelanders reject debt repayment plan
Economic and political chaos feared as voters turn down a plan to repay debts to UK and Netherlands from a bank crash.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2011 15:10 GMT
Iceland set for Icesave referendum
President announces referendum on new plan to repay UK and Netherlands for debts incurred after Icesave bank's collapse.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2011 06:29 GMT
Primer: Europe's dire debt crisis
A look at how the European debt contagion spread from southern Europe and by 2010 had engulfed much of the continent.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2010 13:43 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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