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Syria 'vacuum bombs' kill civilians in Douma
Witnesses report Damascus suburb shelled by brutal military explosive designed to decimate urban areas.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 19:30 GMT
Bolivian protesters go on hunger strike
Disabled Bolivians demanding government subsidy set up camp in La Paz following clashes outside parliament building.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 09:53 GMT
Security guards die in Afghan attack
At least seven people, including three suspected assailants, dead after Taliban raid in northern Kunduz province.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 11:45 GMT
Saudi women defy ban to take driver's seat
Several women drive around in kingdom in open defiance of rule that prohibits them from driving.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2011 14:08 GMT
Saudi women launch bid to defy driving ban
Activists in the kingdom say action will keep going until a royal decree allowing women to drive is issued.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2011 12:59 GMT
Shortages add to Misurata's woes
Supply of basic goods is dangerously low as the besieged Libyan city’s port comes under fire.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2011 22:00 GMT
Libyan rival forces face off in Misurata
Footage from a pro-opposition organisation shows heavy casualties and rebel gains in the besieged western city.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2011 13:53 GMT
Cambodia festival turns deadly
Hundreds of people die in stampede as millions gather to celebrate the annual water festival.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2010 03:00 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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