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On the UN and war in Gaza
How and why the UN has been sidelined in Palestine.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 15:13 GMT
Hamas: Peace deal must meet people's demands
Palestinian group's delegate at Cairo talks lists demands Israel has to meet before fighting in Gaza is halted.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2014 04:12 GMT
Gaza truce holding despite shaky start
Talks continue in Egypt amid reports truce was breached with Hamas firing rockets, prompting Israel to strike back.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 10:22 GMT
Gaza ceasefire extended by five days
Welcome reprieve continues for Gaza as sides agree more time needed to hammer out a permanent end to conflict.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 04:56 GMT
Deadline looms as Gaza truce efforts continue
Palestinians demand end to blockade at talks in Cairo, as deadline at midnight on Thursday approaches.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 19:44 GMT
Israelis at Cairo talks as Gaza truce holds
Second round of talks aimed at ending conflict begin in Egypt as calm holds in battered Palestinian enclave.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 11:52 GMT
Gaza truce diplomacy: The ever-changing mess
Palestinian negotiators agree on how to end the Gaza war, while Israel shuns new Cairo truce talks.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 19:46 GMT
Hamas denies taking missing Israeli soldier
US president says release is precondition for truce talks but Hamas says it does not know missing soldier's whereabouts.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 04:25 GMT
Israeli military announces end to Gaza truce
Israel and Hamas accuse each other of breaking ceasefire that only lasted for a few hours.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2014 13:57 GMT
Palestinian truce offer hangs in balance
PLO says all Palestinian factions want 24-hour ceasefire in Gaza, which Hamas says depends on the agreement of Israel.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2014 19:22 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
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
Why are Palestinian voices excluded?
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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