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Tourists in Kenya brave 'Nairobbery'
The Kenyan capital may not be the most secure place to travel, but tourists are returning once more to see the sights.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2013 18:18 GMT
Hollywood screenwriter Nora Ephron dies
Oscar-nominated screenwriter, known for comedies "When Harry Met Sally" and "Sleepless in Seattle" dies aged 71.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2012 02:10 GMT
Silent film makes loud splash at Oscars
"The Artist" bags five top honours while nominees from Iran and Pakistan win Academy Awards for the first time.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2012 16:56 GMT
Margaret Thatcher back in the headlines in Britain
"The Iron Lady" missed many of Thatcher's flaws and political failures, and inaccurately portrayed her as a feminist.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2012 12:05 GMT
Britain's 'Iron Lady' hits the big screen
Directors say Margaret Thatcher's bio-pic, starring Meryl Streep, is as much about her life as political career.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2012 20:46 GMT
Hollywood portrays life of the 'Iron Lady
Former British PM Margaret Thatcher played by Meryl Streep in glossy biopic film.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 21:07 GMT
'The Hurt Locker' sweeps Oscars
Iraq war film wins six Oscars, including best director for Kathryn Bigelow.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2010 07:25 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Barbarities in Jerusalem and the reasons why
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
'Bajbouj': Old leader, new Tunisia
Analysis: Qatar's foreign policy - the old and the new
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
Richard Javad Heydarian
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