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What next for Burkina Faso?
Al Jazeera asks what the near future will bring for West African country after President Blaise Campoare resigned.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 04:48 GMT
Mecca transformation poses risk to heritage
Archaeologists warn large amounts of Islamic history are being bulldozed to cope with biggest annual movement of humans.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 11:20 GMT
Hajj worshippers divided on 'selfie' craze
Some clerics frown upon pilgrims taking pictures of themselves at the annual pilgrimage to Mecca.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 07:26 GMT
Ebola casts shadow over Hajj
Concerned over the possible spread of the virus, Saudi Arabia bans pilgrims from worst-hit countries.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2014 19:17 GMT
Building boom lifts Somalia's economy
Economic revival attracting Somali professionals, who have returned after years working and living abroad.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 03:58 GMT
Residents of Nigeria's floating slum thrive
Fishing community in Makoko, which is built on water, takes comfort in way of life but faces risk of disease.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 10:25 GMT
Millions of Nigerians risk 'river blindness'
Many communities crippled by onchocerciasis disease which can be contracted from just fetching water from rivers.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 06:46 GMT
US confirms al-Shabab leader's death
Ahmed Abdi Godane, a founder of Somalia's al-Shabab group, was killed in a US air strike this week, Pentagon says.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2014 06:29 GMT
US forces target al-Shabab in Somalia
US military forces conduct operation against armed group that is seeking to topple Somali government.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 12:43 GMT
Somali and AU forces in al-Shabab offensive
Somali and African Union forces launch "Operation Indian Ocean" to capture remaining ports held by armed group.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 18:08 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'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.
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Jason A Johnson
Iran talks: Hardliners and the shifting deadline
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