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Where are Africa's leaders?
As no recipient is chosen for the Ibrahim Prize for African Leadership, we ask where the continent's role models are.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 10:34 GMT
Conviction of Bin Laden driver overturned
Court overturns 2008 ruling saying Salim Ahmed Hamdan was tried for crimes from 1996 - 2001 using a 2006 law.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2012 04:02 GMT
Cape Verde's Pires wins leadership award
Ex-president is first to get Mo Ibrahim award for African governance, the world's biggest individual prize, since 2008.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 22:49 GMT
Pires wins African governance prize
Former president of Cape Verde recognised for his "democratic credentials" and leadership of African nation.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 12:14 GMT
Bin Laden driver's trial postponed
Military judge delays first trial at Guantanamo pending supreme court ruling.
Last updated: 17 May 2008 11:08 GMT
Bin Laden driver to be tried
First Guantanamo tribunal since US prison opened six years ago.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2007 23:59 GMT
Judges throw out Guantanamo cases
Decisions seen as setback to Bush's plan to have detainees tried in military court.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2007 00:03 GMT
No hearing for Guantanamo inmates
US Supreme Court declines to hear appeal by two detainees facing military tribunals.
Last updated: 01 May 2007 00:40 GMT
US judge dismisses Guantanamo case
The judge said detainees did not have the right to challenge their imprisonment in US courts.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2006 00:43 GMT
Top US court to review 'terror' trials
The US Supreme Court has announced it will decide an appeal by an accused al-Qaida member, challenging President George Bush's power to create military tribunals to put Guantanamo prisoners on trial for war crimes.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2005 16:18 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Jason A Johnson
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Merve Sebnem Oruc
Is Erdogan rewriting history?
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