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Syrian protesters keep up pressure
Anti-government activists to continue rallies and strikes despite cabinet approval for bill to scrap emergency laws.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2011 20:14 GMT
Syrian opposition figure arrested in Homs
Mahmuod Issa held while students in Aleppo reportedly stage protest, a day after ministry says rallies must be licensed.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2011 14:07 GMT
Gunfire in locked-down Syrian city
Reports of shooting as thousands protest in Homs while Syrian government claims country is facing "armed insurrection".
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 04:34 GMT
Syria: 'A kingdom of silence'
Analysts say a popular president, dreaded security forces and religious diversity make a Syrian revolution unlikely.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2011 17:18 GMT
Q&A: Syrian activist Suhair Atassi
In an interview from her native Syria, Atassi shares her views on the need for political reform in her country.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2011 16:39 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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