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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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'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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Turkey's emerging police state
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