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Reinventing Africa's universities
African universities will become irrelevant if they don't focus on the role of science and engineering in development.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 11:06 GMT
Africa Ebola outbreak: How do we prevent it?
The Ebola outbreak has exposed Africa's poor infrastructure, limited health research and inadequate scientific advice.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 12:33 GMT
Why are American women dying in childbirth?
Maternal mortality rates are falling in every industrialised nation - except for the United States.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 18:03 GMT
Drones: The dark side of power
Drones have become weapon of choice in the war on terror.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 06:08 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
Zero opportunity employers
The recent death of an impoverished adjunct professor in the US highlights the broader case for workers' rights.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 10:47 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
Is the US still divided by race?
Fifty years after Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" speech, we ask if his vision of equality has been realised.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2013 09:39 GMT
Obama is closer to Nixon than to MLK
The US president's militaristic foreign policy shows how far removed he is from the civil rights leader's ideas.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2013 08:44 GMT
The story behind King's famed jail letter
The 'Letter from Birmingham Jail' created the moral blueprint for the civil rights movement.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 18:04 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.
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Palestine moves towards post-Oslo phase
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