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Guatemala housewife blog scores success
Barbara Stacishin created the blog "The Housewife Wannabe", which is now one of the most read blogs in Guatemala.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 12:16 GMT
Indonesian president apologises for haze
Singapore and Malaysia's understanding sought as smoke from forest fires causes region's worst air pollution in years.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 02:46 GMT
Severe smog suffocates Malaysians
Country declares state of emergency even as haze from Indonesia forest fires eases in Singapore.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 10:25 GMT
Singapore smog casts diplomatic cloud
Haze from burning palm oil plantations in Indonesia has left the two nations at loggerheads over pollution.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2013 17:42 GMT
Haze hits Singapore-Jakarta ties
Singapore blames Sumatra forest fires for enveloping city-state with thick smog which "could last for weeks".
Last updated: 21 Jun 2013 03:31 GMT
Guptill inspires Black Caps victory
Martin Guptill blasts unbeaten 189 to propel tourists to 86-run ODI win over England and an unassailable series lead.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2013 18:25 GMT
A tiger roars in the Bay of Bengal
A tropical cyclone is expected to bring life-threatening weather to Bangladesh and Myanmar.
Last updated: 14 May 2013 10:16 GMT
Uncertain future for US towns built on coal
Appalachian coal producers worry about new environmental laws as poverty and pollution rise in some mining regions.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2013 13:10 GMT
Former England captain Tony Greig dies
Born in South Africa, player for England and commentator in Australia - Tony Greig dies at 66 after heart attack.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2012 14:13 GMT
Myanmar Shan refugees struggle at Thai border
Ethnic minority that fled fighting a decade ago find themselves without rights and little hope of return.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2012 11:13 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
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Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
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: China's village of salt
Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
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.
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.
Prawer Plan buries the two state solution
Hamba kahle, Madiba
Somalia: Spectre of political meltdown
Afyare Abdi Elmi
Journalists: good early drone adopters
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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