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Filipino-Americans help typhoon victims
Filipinos abroad have sought to trace relatives living in affected areas, and raise funds for their benefit.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 18:28 GMT
Obama vows action against California wildfire
US president promises to provide all resources needed to halt one of state's largest wildfires in history.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 10:45 GMT
Firefighters struggle with US wildfires
Huge fires in California reach Yosemite National Park and threaten San Francisco's water and power supplies.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 05:22 GMT
Profile: Bo Xilai
Tipped as a future leader, the 62 year old's fall from power has caused a political earthquake in China.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 05:08 GMT
Russian activist may pose threat in new bid
Well-known opposition member sets out to become mayor of Khimki, a town close to the capital.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 03:55 GMT
Russian fears over WTO membership
Economists predict some locally owned businesses will suffer losses as lower trade barriers boost foreign competition.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2012 12:46 GMT
China still shaken by 2008 Sichuan quake
Survivors continue to struggle with aftermath of most devastating disaster in country's recent history.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2012 07:50 GMT
Russian sect member describes captivity
Seventy members of an Islamic sect found living in an underground bunker near Kazan city for nearly a decade.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 03:04 GMT
Russian air force hopes for revival
Russia introduces its new T-50 jet fighter as air force celebrates its 100th anniversary.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2012 03:15 GMT
West Bank drugs firm hit by Israeli curbs
Pharmacare sells products to the EU but cannot do business in its neighbourhood due to Israel's restrictions.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2012 19:50 GMT
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Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
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Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
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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.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
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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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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