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Meet Malaysia's first female mixed martial artist
The ignominious end of Rakhat Aliyev, Kazakhstan's most feared man, heir apparent, sugar czar, fugitive.
04 Mar 2015 12:16 GMT
Did Boris Nemtsov, the bogeyman of Russia's rising nationalism, push his luck by provoking Putin repeatedly?
01 Mar 2015 07:25 GMT | War & Conflict, Human Rights, Politics, Russia
Ukraine stands on the precipice of war as pressure mounts on Putin, seen as 'saviour' of the Eastern Slavic world.
05 May 2014 10:58 GMT | Politics, Afghanistan, Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany
By issuing ultimatums and then failing to follow up, Kiev has further emboldened the rabble-rousers.
Peter Zalmayev | 24 Apr 2014 08:12 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Estonia, Georgia
Even without an armed conflict, Russia's Crimean adventure has set it on a course of protracted collision with the West.
Peter Zalmayev | 20 Mar 2014 06:58 GMT | Politics, Latin America, Cuba, Estonia, Georgia
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America