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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
India vote paves way for foreign supermarkets
Government wins key vote that clears way for overseas firms to enter country's lucrative $450bn retail sector.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 05 Dec 2012 18:18 GMT
'Music is life'
Redi Tlhabi discusses Gandhi's 'politics of guilt', the role of music and the current situation in northern Mali.
South to North
South 2 North
Last updated: 02 Dec 2012 20:34 GMT
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Surviving the post-employment economy
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On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Should Finland join NATO?
On capitalism and coercion
Macondo in mourning
International justice and Rwanda: Has the UN failed again?
Sudan: Failure to talk?
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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