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Muslim families look after Kolkata synagogues
Muslim caretakers maintain three synagogues in eastern Indian city, which was once home to a thriving Jewish community.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2014 13:34 GMT
Afghan women's daily battle against abuse
Afghan woman, whose genitalia was severed by her husband, fights for justice amid rising violence against women.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 15:19 GMT
One man's struggle to heal Gaza's children
Palestinian doctor who lost three daughters in previous Gaza war is fighting to bring 100 wounded kids to Canada.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 13:05 GMT
Oman students get back to their roots
Students in Muscat have developed a soil alternative from date palm leaves, which they say will boost local agriculture.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 11:46 GMT
Houthis push into Yemeni capital amid rallies
Shia rebels further strengthen their positions in Sanaa, as supporters gather to demand an end to fuel price rises.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 20:53 GMT
Syria: No strings
Three Syrian children seek refuge over the Turkish border where teachers try to help them cope with the trauma of war.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 14:54 GMT
'Don't take Afghanistan lightly'
Afghanistan's win over Zimbabwe in the third ODI did not come as a surprise, according to the country's cricket chief.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 10:41 GMT
Zimbabwe ease home in first ODI
Sean Williams scores quick-fire 70 as the hosts humble Afghanistan by six wickets in the opening match of the tour.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2014 14:43 GMT
Syrian refugees find normalcy in football
The sport is increasingly being used as a distraction from the strains of life for young refugees.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 12:33 GMT
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2014 17:50 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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