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A tiger roars in the Bay of Bengal
A tropical cyclone is expected to bring life-threatening weather to Bangladesh and Myanmar.
Last updated: 14 May 2013 10:16 GMT
Suu Kyi's desire for oath change jeopardises progress
If it succeeds, this move will cement her party's power; if it fails, the people will pay the price of stalled progress.
William Lloyd George
Last updated: 27 Apr 2012 18:32 GMT
Myanmar opposition prepares for elections
Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi running in constituency largely ignored by government.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2012 22:04 GMT
UN: World population reaches seven billion
World body says demographic milestone has now been reached, as communities across the globe honour symbolic newborns.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2011 20:57 GMT
'Democratic' poll cloaks Kazakh autocracy
Presidential 'elections' on April 3 are not expected to be free or fair in the oil rich Central Asian nation.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2011 14:56 GMT
Myanmar struggles in wake of storm
Residents face aftermath of powerful Cyclone Giri, as aid groups warn number of dead could be higher than official toll.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2010 11:22 GMT
Saving the children in Myanmar
Aid worker writes of the dangers facing the youngest victims of cyclone Nargis.
Shaista Aziz, aid worker from Save the Children
Last updated: 05 Jun 2008 17:46 GMT
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Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
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Afghanistan's dangerous game of thrones
Occupy Flagstaff House: Wake up call for Ghana's democracy?
Egypt vs African Union: A mutually unhappy ending?
In Pictures: Iran's booming consumer culture
Iranians are increasingly buying into Western-style consumerism, despite sanctions and often high prices.
In Pictures: The last Aryans
Brogpas living in remote Himalayas claim to be last of the Aryans, luring tourists and researchers.
In Pictures: Israeli strikes devastate Gaza
The UN has expressed concern over the rising civilian death toll in Gaza, and extensive damage to local infrastructure.
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