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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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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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