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The cynicism behind Cold War revivalism
Why the Cold War is NOT back and the hawks in Washington and Moscow need to shut up about its imminent return.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2014 06:15 GMT
Reports: NSA spied on Spain phone calls too
El Mundo newspaper publishes document saying US agency tapped over 60 million phone calls in one month alone.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2013 11:25 GMT
Reports: Obama was aware of spying on Merkel
Bild am Sonntag reports that US president knew his intelligence service was eavesdropping on German leader.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2013 06:33 GMT
Obama's sporting achievements
President and sports fan – how President Obama has embraced the strategic importance of sport.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 08:13 GMT
Italy PM urges European unity to tackle debt
Monti says European institutions must build up sufficient means to dispel doubts among single currency's solidity.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 21:07 GMT
Europe's last sick man
Greek austerity measures result in cuts of public sectors services with one exception - the police force.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2011 12:02 GMT
Sarkozy vows to protect the euro
French president tells Davos forum he and Germany will not let the euro fail amid concern over the currency's future.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2011 15:32 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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