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Haiti fashion hits the 'cathartic' catwalk
Earthquake-ravaged country gets chic in bid to give domestic textile manufacturing a makeover.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 13:03 GMT
Threat of military action in Mali heats up
West African nations consider military options in Mali necessary to re-take the rebel-held north.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2012 12:55 GMT
Showing human face of Syrian crisis
Looking at the harsh human impact of an aerial attack in the country's largest city of Aleppo.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2012 20:21 GMT
Old Egyptian law pits landlords and tenants
Rental law passed in the 1920s means some renters pay as little as fifty cents to a dollar per month.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 16:04 GMT
Protesters win price cuts in the West Bank
Palestinian Authority makes concessions to quell public anger caused by high prices and low salaries.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2012 19:17 GMT
Palestinians protest high cost of living
Growing anger as civil servants in occupied West Bank continue to face inordinate delays in salary.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 20:35 GMT
Battles rage across Syria as UN ends mission
Army tanks shell Damascus suburb as fighting continues in Aleppo and deaths are reported in clashes in Deraa.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 15:37 GMT
Eid in Syria marred by fighting
Clashes continue as President Assad makes his first appearance in public since a July bombing killed security chiefs.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 13:02 GMT
Syrian refugees spend sombre Eid in camps
Muslim holiday passes rather unnoticed in Turkish tent camps housing tens of thousands of Syrians.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 02:55 GMT
Injured Syrians flee to Turkey
Hundreds of Syrians wounded in the conflict escape across the border to be treated in Turkish clinics and hospitals.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2012 04:15 GMT
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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.
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
The favelados uprising: The truth about Brazilian protests
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