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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
Palestinian athlete aims for Olympics glory
Maher Abu Rmeileh from East Jerusalem says occupation will not deter him from bringing laurels for his country.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 11:04 GMT
Israeli who performed self-immolation dies
Moshe Silman was in social protest movement launched last summer to denounce soaring living costs.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2012 00:07 GMT
Spain: The social cost of austerity
How will the prime minister's tough new austerity plan, imposed under EU pressure, impact the Spanish people?
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Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 12:20 GMT
Construction sector booms in Gaza
Construction sector is the only in the territory's economy that has seen improvement.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2012 11:39 GMT
Israel ex-PM Olmert guilty of breach of trust
Former leader declares victory after court finds him guilty on one corruption charge, but acquits him of two others.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2012 15:48 GMT
Israel seeks to draft ultra-Orthodox
Criticism of the insular Haredi community at the heart of debate about the country's identity.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2012 15:32 GMT
Israel evicts settlers after landmark ruling
Sixteen Israeli families forced from West Bank homes after supreme court ruled neigbourhood was built illegally.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2012 19:02 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.
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In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
Rehabilitating South Africa's ex-prisoners
For many former prisoners, life outside of prison is fraught with difficulties, including joblessness and social stigma.
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