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Polish prosecutor shoots self
Colonel shoots himself in head after cutting short a news conference in his office to defend a military investigation.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2012 01:30 GMT
Leaders praise Havel as 'great European'
Tributes pour in from heads of state, ministers and cultural figures for leader who helped forge a free Europe.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2011 17:55 GMT
Polish PM wins second term
Ruling party led by Donald Tusk registers impressive win in Sunday's vote, securing 206 parliamentary seats.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 13:04 GMT
Russia disputes Polish crash investigation
Chief investigator blames "crew failure" over 2010 plane crash that left 96 people dead, including Poland's president.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 18:48 GMT
The frontline of democracy
Europe needs to take the lead and nurture the democratic movement being born in Libya.
Last updated: 17 May 2011 09:29 GMT
Defeat rocks India's elected communists
After 34 years, the world's longest-ruling elected communist government has been ousted from West Bengal state.
Last updated: 13 May 2011 16:51 GMT
Crash report angers Kaczynski twin
Late Polish president's brother says Russian report blaming Poles for last year's plane crash makes "mockery of Poland".
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 17:53 GMT
Russia: Polish crew caused crash
Controversial report by Russian investigators blames flight crew for plane crash that killed Polish president Kaczynski.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 11:32 GMT
Nobel Peace Prize speech
Excerpts from speech by Nobel committee chairman in awarding honour to Liu Xiaobo.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2010 16:50 GMT
Nobel laureate's wife detained
Liu Xia seeks help via Twitter as China puts her under house arrest after husband's Nobel prize win.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2010 20:26 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.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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