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Migrants rally outside Israeli parliament
Africans continue their protests, demanding recognition as refugees and opposing state policy of long-term detention.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 21:04 GMT
Jobless Americans lose emergency benefits
More than a million unemployed stop receiving checks after Congress fails to renew benefit programme.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2013 19:58 GMT
Seniors make up large part of US workforce
Estimates say percentage of workers aged over 55 will grow by 38 percent during this decade, as they put off retirement.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2013 23:25 GMT
US government to severely cut back benefits
Although 48 million Americans depend on government benefits for food, Congress has legislated severe cutbacks.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2013 02:35 GMT
US set to unveil new hundred dollar bill
Experts say even the most sophisticated computers will be unable to reproduce the notes.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 13:42 GMT
Independent bookstores make comeback in US
Smaller bookshops enjoy better business as major companies lose customers amid economic decline.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 11:30 GMT
US tops world's natural gas production
Technological advances lead to huge surge in domestic output of energy source, making country world's leading producer.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2013 13:11 GMT
US oil supply weathers Mideast turmoil
Surge in domestic production overcomes fears that Middle East crisis would lead to spike in global oil prices.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2013 08:46 GMT
Oil bloom strengthens US economy
US economy is gradually picking up thanks to boost in crude oil production.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 08:30 GMT
US city commemorates racist bombing
Birmingham in Alabama state marks 50 years since attack on African American church.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 10:58 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
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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