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Beloved US film critic Roger Ebert dies at 70
First cinema critic to win Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 1975 passes away in Chicago after lengthy bout with cancer.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2013 07:45 GMT
Iranian dissidents win Sakharov Prize
Filmmaker Jafar Panahi and jailed lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh awarded EU prize for human rights and freedom of thought.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 19:38 GMT
Right-wing radio duck hits the net
An old Disney icon is used to illustrate alleged paranoia propagated by right-wing pundit Glenn Beck.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2011 13:22 GMT
The Palestinian 'legitimacy war'
Civil movements have led to positive changes on a global level in the past, setting a precedent for the BDS movement.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2010 13:21 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
Hollowing out the state in the Middle East
US' top terror cities: Old practice, new discourse
Khaled A Beydoun
Why is Catholicism important in South Korea?
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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