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Russia maintains grip on Crimea bases
Crimean volunteers turn out to denounce Yanukovich's ousting and support troops believed to be Russian soldiers.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2014 15:26 GMT
Dutch to ban Muslim face veils next year
Minority government set to prohibit niqabs and burqas and other forms of clothing that cover the face.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 21:38 GMT
Semi-finalists France send England home
A miserable evening for England sees France progress to semi-finals of the World Cup and avenge losses in 2003 and 2007.
Rugby World Cup 2011
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 10:46 GMT
Netherlands plans to ban 'strong cannabis'
Dutch government says it will move to classify high-potency cannabis alongside hard drugs such as cocaine and ecstasy.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 02:36 GMT
French 'aid ship' sails towards Gaza
Yacht carrying pro-Palestinian activists expected to reach Gaza Strip on Tuesday after leaving Greek waters.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 11:00 GMT
Dutch coalition embraces Wilders
Ruling Christian Democrats in the Netherlands vote in favour of forming government with backing of anti-Islam party.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2010 21:09 GMT
'Burqa ban' key to Dutch coalition
Political deal to form minority government including anti-immigration party could result in ban on face-covering veil.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2010 15:37 GMT
Dutch coalition talks collapse
Talks to form government in the Netherlands with support from anti-Islam party end without agreement.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2010 19:33 GMT
Suriname elects former coup leader
Parliament backs convicted drug smuggler Desi Bouterse as president.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2010 12:59 GMT
Canada FM quits over document row
Maxime Bernier admits to security breach by leaving classified documents unsecured.
Last updated: 27 May 2008 01:20 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 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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