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Little change for Bangladesh factory workers
Safety questions remain, months after the world's deadliest garment factory fire killed more than 1,000.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 20:32 GMT
US firms seek voluntary factory safety deal
Following deadly factory collapse in Bangladesh, major retailers want 'opt-in' rather than binding safety standards.
Carey L Biron
Last updated: 03 Jun 2013 09:57 GMT
Confessions of a former Republican
Goulka left a party that, in recent years, has had, "a will to fantasy", and embarked on a hard-won trip into reality.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 06:41 GMT
Conservative courage and other myths
Why do Republicans no longer break rank and speak out against radicals that drive their conservatism to the far-right?
Last updated: 02 Jun 2012 15:29 GMT
Michele Bachmann: The XX Factor
Is sexism to blame for the Minnesotan Congresswoman's decline in popularity?
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 15:10 GMT
The rock party is over
The Republican party has transformed itself since the 1980s with the evaporation of the old establishment, says writer.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2011 11:34 GMT
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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
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French combatants in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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