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Romney clinches US presidential nomination
Primary in Texas secures him the majority needed to get Republican party's nod to face Barack Obama.
Last updated: 30 May 2012 12:13 GMT
Breaking ranks: The sidelining of two establishment giants
Two prominent figures in the American establishment break away from the mould and chastise the GOP - but is it enough?
Last updated: 27 May 2012 07:35 GMT
Ron Paul suspends US presidential campaigning
Congressman who led a doggedly persistent bid for Republican nomination is instead opting to work on amassing delegates.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 22:34 GMT
Newt Gingrich formally ends presidential bid
Ex-House speaker quits Republican race after badly trailing Mitt Romney in polls and racking up campaign debt of $4.3m.
Last updated: 02 May 2012 20:41 GMT
The myth of 'The Daddy Party'
Does the Republican party really foster America's economic, military, intellectual progress?
Last updated: 24 Apr 2012 07:46 GMT
Did Santorum shift Republicans to the right?
As Rick Santorum quits the Republican nomination race, we examine the legacy of his candidacy on the party.
Inside Story US 2012
Inside Story: US 2012
Last updated: 12 Apr 2012 10:59 GMT
Rick Santorum ends US presidency bid
Former senator clears way for Mitt Romney to wrap up Republican nomination to challenge Barack Obama in November's vote.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2012 08:41 GMT
Günter Grass, Israel and the crime of poetry
In his poem, Nobel laureate Günter Grass criticises Israel and condemns German arms sales to the Jewish state.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 12:39 GMT
GOP: Check your intelligence
Republican leaders and talk-show hosts have made it their mission to mock anyone of serious intellectual import.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2012 13:43 GMT
The spectacle of democracy in the US
The US presidential election looks like a massive TV commercial, an advertisement, extended over more than a year.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2012 10:41 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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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
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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