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Japan hits back at China with wizard comment
Japanese envoy to the UK compares Beijing to the fictional villain from JK Rowling's bestselling book, Harry Potter.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2014 08:54 GMT
UN rejects trial deferral for Kenyan leaders
African resolution seeking to delay ICC trials of president and his deputy for a year garners only seven votes.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2013 03:44 GMT
Kenyans withdraw from case against VP
ICC says 20 victims of post-election violence no longer wish to take part in proceedings against William Ruto.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2013 21:01 GMT
Beijing airport bomber gets six-year sentence
Wheelchair-bound man drew criticism and sympathy by detonating bomb to draw attention to alleged beating by officials.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 06:58 GMT
Chinese boy's eyes gouged out in attack
Officials offer $16,000 reward for capture of woman who grabbed six-year-old off street before brutal ordeal.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 01:39 GMT
Russia stroll up the medal table
Lying second in the medal table, Russia continue dominance in walking despite brief confusion for Elena Lashmanova.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 11:26 GMT
Unseeded pair scare badminton's finest
World number one doubles pair Ma Jin and Xu Chen have a tough opening match at the badminton world championships.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 14:02 GMT
China ex-railway minister convicted for graft
Liu Zhijun given suspended death sentence for taking bribes and giving lucrative projects to associates.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 05:57 GMT
China jails relative of Nobel prize winner
Court sentences brother-in-law of imprisoned Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo to 11 years over real estate fraud.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 05:48 GMT
Thousands protest oil refinery plans in China
Residents take to streets in city of Kunming to demand government make new project's environmental evaluations public.
Last updated: 16 May 2013 09:37 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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