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Country Profile: Liberia
Background on the politics, economy and foreign relations of Liberia.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2011 09:22 GMT
Sirleaf: A controversial laureate?
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is by no means a saint - but she still deserves the Nobel Peace Prize.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 12:04 GMT
Liberia: A time to change perceptions?
After years of civil war, has the West African country cultivated enough democratic values to usher in a new era?
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 10:24 GMT
Profile: Leymah Gbowee
A social worker by profession, the activist won the Nobel for bringing Liberian women together to press for peace.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 11:58 GMT
Profile: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
Africa's first elected female president wins the Nobel Peace Prize in time for a boost in her re-election campaign.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 11:05 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 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
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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