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Kerry to sign UN treaty regulating arms trade
US to ratify treaty regulating international conventional arms trade, in a move that could increase pressure on Syria.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 19:19 GMT
Life imitating Bollywood: Love, murder, suicide
In modern day India the impact of the cultural realm may not necessarily be as innocuous as once believed.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 13:27 GMT
Rajasthan Royals face suspension
India's cricket board to decide fate of former IPL champions after co-owner admits betting on Twenty20 matches.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2013 08:32 GMT
Amnesty condemns abuse of refugee rights
Rights group says state authorities and employers are responsible for suffering of millions of refugees and migrants.
Last updated: 23 May 2013 03:00 GMT
Governments can no longer shirk human rights responsibility
A new UN protocol raises economic and cultural rights to the same prominence as civil and political rights.
Last updated: 06 May 2013 14:27 GMT
Global progress seen in ending death penalty
Iraq executed more people in 2012 but Amnesty pleased with world's "overall progress" towards ending capital punishment.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 02:09 GMT
Ignoring global inequality
International law should be enforcing governments to create frameworks that foster citizens to realise their rights.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2013 12:01 GMT
Newsweek to cease print edition
Lack of advertising revenue and rise of internet force 79-year-old US current affairs magazine to go all-digital.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2012 18:27 GMT
Passing judgement on ten years of the ICC
The criminal court is a great achievement in international justice, but it must do better in its next decade.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2012 16:23 GMT
Indian Hospital: Episode 6
We follow a young girl who finally receives a new kidney and a trainee surgeon as he assists in a difficult operation.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2012 04:32 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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