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UK to hold inquiry into Litvinenko poisoning
Interior minister announces probe into death of Russian ex-spy who was killed in UK with radioactive polonium in 2006.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 02:54 GMT
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2014 10:03 GMT
DNA test proves mystery Roma girl's parents
Bulgarian Roma couple are biological parents of four-year-old blonde girl found in Roma camp in Greece, test confirms.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2013 16:12 GMT
US President Obama sworn in for second term
Hundreds of thousands gather for Barack Obama's public inauguration, a day after private ceremony with family.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2013 01:23 GMT
Obama sworn in for second term as president
US chief justice administers oath of office in private ceremony at White House attended by First lady Michelle Obama.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 02:31 GMT
Obama announces US gun control policies
US president calls on assault weapons ban and background checks hours after gun lobby ad features his two daughters.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2013 00:31 GMT
Triumphant Obama looks to the future
President says he wants to meet Republican candidate Mitt Romney to discuss ways they can work together.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2012 13:51 GMT
Poll shows Obama padding lead over Romney
Survey shows president leading presumptive Republican candidate Mitt Romney by 49 per cent to 42 per cent of voters.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 11:48 GMT
Ex-Nigerian governor pleads guilty of graft
James Ibori is accused of embezzling $250m of public funds over eight years as head of oil-rich Delta state.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 02:59 GMT
Obama warning over US debt deadlock
US president urges opponents to accept tax rises for richer Americans, warning of consequences unless debt deal agreed.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2011 03:02 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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'I witnessed the Peshawar massacre'
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Turkey's emerging police state
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