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Italians protest against budget cuts
Demonstrations take place alongside a nationwide strike that has halted much of the country's public transport.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2013 00:25 GMT
Thousands rally in Rome against jobless rate
Protesters call for Italian government to act on record 12 percent unemployment figures and crippling austerity.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2013 03:13 GMT
Thousands protest against austerity in Italy
Labour unions urge new Prime Minister Enrico Letta to focus on job growth instead of further spending cuts.
Last updated: 18 May 2013 20:40 GMT
Deal reached on new Italian government
Centre-left politician Enrico Letta says coalition to include an ally of former PM Silvio Berlusconi as deputy premier.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2013 23:25 GMT
Centre-left's Letta named Italian PM
New government led by Letta can go to parliament for vote of confidence by this weekend.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2013 15:52 GMT
Presidential vote begins in Italy
New president's first job to be seeking to form new government from divided parliament after inconclusive elections.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2013 11:15 GMT
Italian journalists kidnapped in Syria freed
Four journalists working for broadcaster RAI abducted last week in northern Syria released, Italian PM says.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2013 17:50 GMT
Berlusconi offers coalition with centre-left
Former Italian prime minister says he is willing to support a coalition, but rejects a technocratic government.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2013 12:04 GMT
Italian party fails to form government
President Giorgio Napolitano to begin new round of consultations with political parties to resolve deadlock.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 20:24 GMT
The price of a 'fast' life
Who is feeding our insatiable desire for food, the latest fashion, and gadgets and do we care about the consequences?
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 02 Mar 2013 14:34 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
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
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
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: China's village of salt
Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
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.
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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Prawer Plan buries the two state solution
Hamba kahle, Madiba
Somalia: Spectre of political meltdown
Afyare Abdi Elmi
Journalists: good early drone adopters
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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