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Death toll rises in Syria bombing raid
At least 125 people killed and scores injured by army air raids on rebel districts in Aleppo city.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 14:55 GMT
Children dead in Syria 'barrel bombs' attack
At least 76 people, including 28 children, have been killed by army air raids on rebel districts in Aleppo city.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 09:03 GMT
Philippine children face malnutrition risk
UN issues new warning as it raises appeal for money to cope with typhoon havoc to $348m and revises death toll to 5,235.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2013 08:18 GMT
Philippines racing to get aid to survivors
Airport in the destroyed Tacloban re-opens but little fuel and few trucks to distribute food and supplies.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2013 15:18 GMT
UN: 460,000 displaced in Darfur this year
Figure is larger than previous two years combined, says body, citing inter-tribal violence as the main reason.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2013 13:48 GMT
Philippine typhoon relief hampered by delays
UN launches $300m appeal to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan as aid workers scramble to distribute aid.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 21:07 GMT
Typhoon relief effort picks up in Philippines
UN gives $25m in emergency aid while US and Britain send warships to help country in state of national calamity.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 12:17 GMT
Is the world failing Syrians?
As the crisis worsens and the number of displaced persons grows, we ask why so many are not receiving adequate aid.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2013 10:40 GMT
UN estimates 9.3 million Syrians need aid
UN humanitarian chief says 40 percent of population needs outside help to survive as push for peace talks continues.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 17:21 GMT
Syria crisis worst since Rwanda, UN says
At least 6,000 people flee every day, 5,000 die a month and conflict is merging with violence in Iraq, officials warn.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2013 00:19 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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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
Cyberwars on the Korean Peninsula
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.
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
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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