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Malawians vote in presidential election
Incumbent Joyce Banda, who has seen her popularity wane after she imposed austerity measures, faces 10 other candidates.
Last updated: 20 May 2014 16:49 GMT
Q&A: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's lawyer
His client, a jailed al-Qaeda operative, releases a new manifesto arguing against the use of violence.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2014 12:13 GMT
At Guantanamo, a microcosm of the surveillance state
The military trials have been discredited by charges of tampering and monitoring of defence files, the author writes.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:05 GMT
US wants quicker hearings for 9/11 suspects
Prosecutors ask military court in Guantanamo Bay to bring five alleged plotters to trial in September 2014.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 20:59 GMT
Guantanamo manual supports controversial drug
Exclusive documents recommend use of Reglan, a drug known to cause neurological disorders, to hunger striking detainees.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 10:56 GMT
US judge orders end to Guantanamo 'censors'
Military judge orders government to dismantle system that halted the public broadcast of hearings for prisoners.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 04:47 GMT
Guantanamo: A legacy of shame
Despite Obama's promises to close it, the prison remains open with no end in sight.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2012 10:52 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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