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India's 'balancing act' on Gaza crisis
India's policy of equidistance between Israel and Palestine faces criticism amid mounting death toll in Gaza.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2014 14:03 GMT
The failure of post-Soviet bloc democratisation
How to put post-Soviet republics on track for healthy and sustainable development.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 09:32 GMT
Election tourism thrives as India votes
Braving the scorching heat, foreign tourists are visiting the world’s largest democracy to get a taste of its election.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 04:22 GMT
Ethiopia: Where conscience is constantly on trial
In Ethiopia, Muslim leaders are facing an unjust trial for crimes they did not commit.
Awol K Allo
Last updated: 10 Apr 2014 14:06 GMT
Mahatma Gandhi's grandson joins AAP
Rajmohan Gandhi joins party, stoking speculation that he could be contesting upcoming parliamentary elections.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 11:39 GMT
World leaders pay tribute to Mandela
US President Obama calls anti-apartheid icon a "giant of history" as thousands gather for memorial in Johannesburg.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 02:54 GMT
The Mandela legacy
The South African leader found himself compelled to live up to the image that had been built around him while in prison.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2013 11:24 GMT
Does the Nobel Peace Prize mean anything anymore?
The word 'peace' no longer seems to be an important criteria when judges award the prize.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 18:39 GMT
India's 50 shades of white
In the world's biggest democracy, male politicians love wearing white, a colour associated with austerity and purity.
Sudha G Tilak
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 11:41 GMT
Can non-Europeans think?
What happens with thinkers who operate outside the European philosophical 'pedigree'?
Last updated: 15 Jan 2013 11:41 GMT
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