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Haiti education system under scrutiny
Critics say government has fallen far short on pledges to provide free schooling for over one million students.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2013 11:43 GMT
Growing market for US drones
Hundreds of companies in Washington show off their wares in world’s fastest growing aerospace market.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 18:39 GMT
US gangster found guilty of murder
Jury finds James Bulger guilty of 11 murders, including some which saw him strangle victims with bare hands.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 08:05 GMT
Children most at risk from US gun violence
Campaigners point to deaths of children and teenagers as they push for tighter gun control.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 01:02 GMT
Hopes for US immigration reform diminish
With House of Representatives refusing to take up bill, deportations continue apace.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2013 09:55 GMT
Hard times for US students
Students in the US are graduating with a debt mountain to climb - and now they will have to pay more in loan interest.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2013 18:02 GMT
US top court rulings favour corporations
US Supreme Court upholds string of rulings as chamber of commerce argues against class action cases.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2013 12:31 GMT
US intelligence denies widespread spying
Officials go on the offensive to deny accusations its spy agencies are guilty of invading Americans' privacy.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 02:02 GMT
Hopeful expats vote in Iran's election
Many Iranian-Americans, especially the younger generation, cast ballots despite feeling their vote is worthless.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2013 00:22 GMT
Private firms find big role in US spying
Booz Allen Hamilton under spotlight despite pledge to cooperate with government probe of ex-employee over leaks.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2013 03:39 GMT
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Identity and Exile
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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.
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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