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Africans urge ICC not to try heads of state
Delegates at AU summit in Addis Ababa reject what they call Hague court's "double standards in dispensing justice".
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 11:23 GMT
US House defies Obama on funding bill
Republican-led House passes its amended version of Senate bill, removing funding from President Obama's healthcare law.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 05:56 GMT
No refuge from Australian trauma
Former detainees tell of lasting damage from immigration detention, as report shows increase in mental illness.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 13:10 GMT
Congolese armed forces occupy rebel positions
DR Congo's government troops take strategic hills overlooking eastern town of Goma as rebel fighters withdraw.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2013 13:49 GMT
Indian group offers new plan for Bhopal
A leading think-tank believes $50m should be spent on clean-up of 1984 chemical disaster.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2013 13:18 GMT
DRC rebels dismiss UN deadline to disarm
Peacekeepers' ultimatum giving rebels 48 hours to leave Goma or to face force, expires on Thursday night.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 08:45 GMT
Has Nelson Mandela's legacy been assured?
As South Africans celebrate the anti-apartheid icon's 95th birthday, we ask if the country has lived up to his vision.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2013 12:44 GMT
Preparing For The Worst
Evacuation drills by El Salvador's young are helping the vulnerable country defend itself against natural disasters.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 13:05 GMT
A simple new test called careHPV is bringing cervical cancer screening to women in poor, rural areas.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2013 14:54 GMT
Studies split on video games' health benefits
New research says active gaming improves vascular health on kids, but other studies say otherwise.
Last updated: 21 May 2013 21:14 GMT
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Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
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Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Hamba kahle, Madiba
Somalia: Spectre of political meltdown
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Journalists: good early drone adopters
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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