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A history of aviation mysteries
Flight MH370 is not the first aircraft to vanish. It has happened before. Some are recovered, others never seen again.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2014 14:07 GMT
McDonald's takes a bite out of Vietnam
The Big Mac's arrival signals another move by the communist country to open up to Western-style capitalism.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2014 13:33 GMT
Vietnam army general Giap dies at 102
Legendary general Vo Nguyen Giap was known for scripting Vietnam's victory in wars against France and US.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 16:01 GMT
Hey, hey LBJ - why have you come back today?
When faced with the possibility of a reactionary conservative White House, radicals may vote for a 'less bad' liberal.
Last updated: 12 May 2012 19:59 GMT
The road map to the Afghan endgame
Some Taliban may set up an office in Doha, but will all Americans actually leave Kabul?
Last updated: 07 Jan 2012 11:23 GMT
The West's self-licking ice cream cones
Self-licking ice cream cones are entities that serve no purpose except to sustain themselves.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2011 09:09 GMT
The Tet Offensive's parallels to Afghanistan
The United States should learn from mistakes it made during the Vietnam War and withdraw from Afghanistan.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2011 20:03 GMT
The tragedy of imperial retreat
When the US withdraws from Afghanistan, don't expect much help for the people it leaves behind.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2011 17:16 GMT
On the mend? America comes to its senses
The messiah-nation, gripped by war and fear of the unknown, could finally be coming to its senses.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2011 14:50 GMT
Asia after the Afghan war
The US withdrawal of its troops will test the will of Asia's power brokers to build a secure regional order.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2011 10:08 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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