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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Reappearing the disappeared of Operation Condor
Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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