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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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Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Journalism in Pakistan, a threatened existence
What was Rumi talking about?
Secret justice inside the EU courts
The failure of post-Soviet bloc democratisation
Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Should Finland join NATO?
In Pictures: The Bees of Bil'in
Women's collective in small Ramallah village view bee farming as a way to learn more about community living.
In Pictures: Tensions bubble in east Ukraine
Pro-Russia separatist fighters refuse to disarm despite an agreement by the US, EU, Russia and Ukraine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild water nationwide fight.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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