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South Africans gather to remember Mandela
Many who were unable to attend the former president's memorial watched the service on television at home.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2013 23:45 GMT
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2013 12:30 GMT
Has democracy lost in Egypt?
Egypt's mass revolts have begun a perpetual cycle of discontent, all of which are a part of the democratic process.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2013 16:47 GMT
Commemorating African independence
Many of the architects of African independence never got a chance to see the fruits of their labour.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 15:07 GMT
South Africa's critical turning point
Corruption and lack of national direction of a post-Mbeki ANC have become the features of the liberation party.
Abdi Ismail Samatar
Last updated: 02 Feb 2013 16:12 GMT
Episode 4: 'The baton has been passed'
As their fellowship comes to an end, we ask if the young Africans have been transformed into great leaders.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 11:36 GMT
Locke and unload: Why the NRA doesn't understand rights
It's the exact inability of guns to secure our freedom that establishes the foundation for our civil government.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2012 13:11 GMT
Brazil drug dealers: 'Stop buying crack'
Traffickers say they have stopped selling crack cocaine in two slums, citing destructive behaviour of users.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 14:20 GMT
A possible agenda for transition in Egypt
The most important reform priority and the terrain on which a "new Egypt" will or will not be built is cultural.
Last updated: 23 May 2012 08:31 GMT
Syria has a dream in the spirit of King and Gandhi
Syrians must draw courage, inspiration and intelligent resistance from greats such as Gandhi, King and Mandela.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2012 12:42 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Climate change: Europe's unfinished business
Jose Maria Figueres
Afghanistan's opium problem will keep growing
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
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