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UN urges Myanmar to grant rights to Rohingya
General Assembly's rights committee urges Myanmar to quell attacks on Rohingya minority and to free political prisoners.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 00:33 GMT
'All but one' Syria chemical sites checked
Global watchdog OPCW says all but one of country's 23 declared chemical-weapons sites has been verified.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2013 11:31 GMT
US checking accuracy of Syrian arms document
Government experts checking "extremely technical" declaration of chemical-weapons sites, US diplomat says.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2013 05:27 GMT
South Africa bears down on al-Shabab
After Kenya attack, authorities are ramping up investigations into the expat Somali community.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 09:38 GMT
UN: Extremely likely global warming man-made
New report by UN-sponsored panel says 95 percent certain that global warming is a result of human activities.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 17:34 GMT
Interpol issues warrant for UK woman
Arrest of Samantha Lewthwaite sought by police agency at Kenya's request following deadly shopping centre attack.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 09:19 GMT
Venus extends her time in Japan
American Venus Williams will face Canada's Eugenie Bouchard in the quarter-finals of Pan Pacific Open.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 14:55 GMT
Venus breezes past top seed Azarenka
Struggling world number two Victoria Azarenka is knocked out of Pan Pacific Open in the third round by Venus Williams.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:24 GMT
G20 leaders remain divided over Syria action
Vladimir Putin leads opposition to possible US unilateral strike, as US envoy accuses Russia of holding UN hostage.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 03:50 GMT
Obama names ex-aides for intel review panel
Former White House officials tapped for review panel aimed at boosting public confidence in US surveillance programmes.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2013 01:26 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
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Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
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In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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