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Pakistani Baloch find home in Afghanistan
War-torn neighbour is an uncertain haven for refugees fleeing Pakistan's Balochistan, where locals seek independence.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 07:55 GMT
Nepal citizenship law 'biased' against women
Draft provision in Constituent Assembly requires both parents to be Nepalese to be a citizen, impacting single mothers.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 09:11 GMT
Egypt's prisons still rife with torture
Human rights groups say at least 25,000 people have been detained in the past year, while dozens have died in custody.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 09:50 GMT
India lower caste still removing human waste
India's lower castes suffer as tradition of clearing human waste continues despite parliament passing a law against it.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 19:20 GMT
SADC hands Mugabe regional recognition
Zimbabwe's leader given rotating chairmanship of 15-member nation bloc a year after he won disputed presidential polls.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 12:31 GMT
The tragedy of Rabaa
The Rabaa massacre will haunt the people of Egypt for years.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 14:20 GMT
Outcry over student arrested in Tajikistan
PhD student arrested while researching conflict management in the Central Asian country, now faces treason charges.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 10:57 GMT
Thai coup-makers controlling the message
The military has detained and warned reporters to hold fire on tough questions and critical commentary.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 08:13 GMT
Bouteflika win likely in Algeria amid dissent
Despite unprecedented opposition protests, Algerians are poised to re-elect president to fourth term.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 11:21 GMT
Afghan women face hurdles despite elections
Afghan women are getting more political representation but continue to face barriers in local communities.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2014 13:05 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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