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Kim Jong-il remembered across North Korea
Memorial of "Dear Leader" is closely watched for signs of dissent among country's leaders.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2013 11:16 GMT
North Korea marks founder's birthday
Thousands celebrate Kim Il-sung's birth in capital Pyongyang, as tensions continue over the country's nuclear programme.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 15:03 GMT
Defiant N Korea marks death of 'Dear Leader'
Nation pays respects to Kim Jong-il one year after his death, and days after launch of controversial long-range rocket.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 00:00 GMT
North Korea and Iran sign tech agreement
Two nations at odds with US and West over their nuclear programmes ink bilateral pact to exchange scientific resources.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2012 08:39 GMT
North Korea leader tells China economy is key
Kim Jung-un hints at reforms to Chinese delegation, saying "improving livlihoods" is his government's highest goal.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 12:44 GMT
North Korea expels South's workers
Staff from tourist resort told to leave as tensions mount over warship's sinking.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2010 09:58 GMT
UN resumes high-level N Korea talks
Special UN envoy leads bid to open first dialogue in six years with Pyongyang.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2010 09:59 GMT
North Korea marks Kim's birthday
State media hails "brilliant commander" as North marks leader's 68th birthday.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2010 05:24 GMT
N Korea 'will not return to talks'
Deputy leader says no six-party nuclear talks since no one respects Pyongyang's sovereignty.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2009 09:14 GMT
North Korea denies Kim is ill
Number two leader says there is "no problem" with health of Kim Jong-il.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2008 05:14 GMT
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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
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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