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US border sees influx of child migrants
Most of the 47,000 children who have entered the US since last year come from troubled Central American countries.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 08:26 GMT
"More settler than the settlers": Canada's UN policy and Israel
Since Israel's inception, Canada has been at the forefront in its unwavering support of the Jewish state.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2012 15:04 GMT
World Bank: Food costs at record levels again
Prices now one per cent higher than previous peak in Feburary 2011 "threatening the health and well-being of millions".
Carey L Biron
Last updated: 31 Aug 2012 12:58 GMT
Forced marriage is criminal, but criminalising it is not the best solution
Officials should raise public awareness to create revulsion against forced marriages.
Muhammad Abdul Bari
Last updated: 25 Jun 2012 18:43 GMT
The biggest climate victory you never heard of
The fight against coal in the US has achieved great success due to activists' passion and commitment.
Last updated: 27 May 2012 12:42 GMT
The 'Age of Thirst' in the American West
Coming to a theatre near you: the greatest water crisis in the history of civilisation.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2011 14:33 GMT
Sealing Doha Round is a must for global trade
If negotiations on international trade fail, it could lead to significant economic losses across the world.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2011 15:43 GMT
Fearing a food crisis
As global food prices soar to a record high, how can we deal with this emerging crisis?
Last updated: 10 Feb 2011 10:48 GMT
Tsunami suing case heavily criticised
Lawsuits against Thailand, US weather forecasters and a luxury resort over the South Asian tsunami disaster are fuelling calls for greater curbs on what critics say are frivolous cases brought by lawyers out to make a quick buck.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2005 00:05 GMT
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Rehabilitating South Africa's ex-prisoners
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