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Long fight for Denmark mosque rages on
Despite 14-year struggle for a new mosque in the second-largest city, new roadblocks are erected at every turn.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 09:04 GMT
UK worker abuse red-flagged
New report highlights plight of domestic helpers in the United Kingdom, with critics comparing it to kefala system.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2014 13:06 GMT
Somalis fear 'death-sentence' deportations
The UK has quietly been returning asylum seekers to Mogadishu, despite the threat of al-Shabab.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2014 10:17 GMT
Mandela the radical
The South African leader was a more politically complex figure than is commonly thought by his admirers in the West.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2013 09:24 GMT
Watching the watchmen: UK spies face MPs
In a rare televised appearance, the heads of MI5, MI6, and GCHQ were questioned over mass surveillance.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2013 15:07 GMT
Projecting power and persuading people
Exhibition reveals history of propaganda and some of the myriad ways governments attempt to influence our behaviour.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2013 11:23 GMT
Pedal power to the rescue of Rwanda survivors
Documentary tells incredible story of professional cycling team seeking to change image of country tainted by genocide.
Last updated: 14 May 2013 11:31 GMT
London streets divided over Thatcher
While $15m funeral riles opponents, supporters fondly bid farewell to the former British prime minister.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 14:02 GMT
Slashed welfare stokes ire of UK poor
Hard-hit citizens say benefits overhaul will make struggle for survival even worse for country's jobless.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2013 10:20 GMT
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