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German defence minister seeks army reforms
Germany’s new defence minister says she wants the country’s armed forces to become more family-friendly.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2014 15:07 GMT
Ukraine scraps protest laws as PM steps down
Parliament repeals legislation and PM and government quit in moves opposition says are "small steps to victory".
Last updated: 29 Jan 2014 04:23 GMT
Thousands mourn Ukraine protester amid unrest
Clashes in Kiev as protesters lay siege to government buildings despite concessions by embattled president.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2014 22:42 GMT
Germany sticks to 'go-green' goals
The country plans to shut down all of its nuclear plants by 2022 and switch to 80 percent renewable energy by 2050.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 11:17 GMT
Germany plans to reform prostitution laws
New coalition government wants to change its liberal prostitution laws to fight against human trafficking.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 20:25 GMT
Legal highs new front in drug war
New psychoactive drugs have become popular as legal and easily obtained alternatives to existing illegal drugs.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2014 15:32 GMT
Spying and privacy tops hackers' agenda
Europe's largest hacking club meets in Germany and explores protective measures in light of this year's spying scandal.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2013 20:47 GMT
Ukraine explores energy independence
European country attempting to increase domestic energy production to decrease dependence on Russian imports.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2013 23:08 GMT
Germany pushes for infrastructure boost
Mayors from across country call for increase in state spending on new buildings and highways to help improve economy.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 08:41 GMT
Germany's SPD leans towards coalition talks
Social Democratic Party says it is prepared to consider joining Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 03:53 GMT
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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.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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