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Newt Gingrich's 'Heart of Darkness'
Behind the smokescreen, Gingrich's true accomplishment is being a master of propaganda.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2011 13:49 GMT
Profile: DR Congo
Ravaged by years of civil war, the mineral-rich DRC remains among the most complex and volatile countries in the world.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2011 03:39 GMT
'Nigeria loves Eton fives'
Ancient sport played by English aristocracy at elite public school retains huge following in poor towns of Nigeria.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2011 14:37 GMT
A scramble for the Arctic
With one fifth of the world's oil and gas at stake, countries are struggling to control the once-frozen arctic.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2010 12:42 GMT
An African renaissance in Senegal?
After 50 years of independence, the West African country is finally severing ties with its former colonial master.
Africa... States of Independence
Last updated: 05 Oct 2010 14:47 GMT
DRC marks 50 years of independence
Ceremonies across the country celebrate end of Belgium's colonial rule in 1960.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2010 15:19 GMT
Holocaust victims living in poverty
Israeli government urged to provide more support to elderly survivors.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2007 10:59 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
Back for more: The US and Iraq
The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
The face that launched a thousand tweets
Mary Jane Baxter
In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
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.
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