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Another five years of Jacob Zuma
ANC scores a major electoral victory despite hopes for change on the political scene of South Africa.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 19:44 GMT
Move to challenge S Africa's Zuma fails
Would-be presidential candidate appears to have changed her mind about merger of her party with main opposition group.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 18:28 GMT
S Africa opposition to field black candidate
Mamphela Ramphele, founder of Agang party, becomes Democratic Alliance's first black candidate for presidential post.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 18:25 GMT
Commemorating African independence
Many of the architects of African independence never got a chance to see the fruits of their labour.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 15:07 GMT
Episode 2: Sharing Archbishop Tutu's dream
The young leaders have an emotional meeting with Desmond Tutu and are warned of the pitfalls of leading in Africa.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 13:18 GMT
The blindspots of Western feminists
Working women should not feel ashamed if they are unable to be the do-it-all mothers idealised by some feminists.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2012 07:14 GMT
Celebration and criticism as the ANC turns 100
Reflecting on the first 100 years of Africa's oldest liberation movement, celebrating its centenary today.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2012 18:08 GMT
Understanding black power in South Africa
Seventeen years after apartheid, the black power movement remains strong, countering ongoing race issues.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 19:32 GMT
Tears and gas: a call to mobilise
Getting nowhere at home, Israel's Palestine solidarity activists push a global call for action.
Jesse Rosenfeld and Joseph Dana
Last updated: 03 Jan 2011 10:31 GMT
Sharpeville: Legacy of a massacre
Challenges continue to dog South Africa 50 years after black protesters were gunned down.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2010 03:27 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 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
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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