The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
'Hijabi fashion' and social change in Turkey
08 May 2010 20:32 GMT | Asia Pacific
Manny Pacquiao, the world's best pound-for-pound boxer, is taking on his next challenge: running for a seat in his country's congress.With elections coming up on May 10, Pacquiao, who is known as the "National Fist", is seeking to deliver a knockout blow to his rivals in the polls.Marga Ortigas reports from Sarangani in the southern Philippines.
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Trial for right-wing Golden Dawn leaders accused of killing opponents gets under way after nearly two years of delays.
Politics, Greece, Crime
As physical wounds begin to heal, emotional scars left by the deadly earthquake will linger for years in Nepal.
Humanitarian crises, Earthquake, Asia
'Occupy Democracy' campaigners say the archaic voting system fails to reflect the people's true needs and desires.
Elections, United Kingdom, Scotland
More than one million Nigerians have been forced to flee their homes since the rise of the hard-line fighters.
Boko Haram, Nigeria, Africa
Ambassador to the UN urges international community to quickly intervene with ground forces "to save Yemen".
War & Conflict
With no party likely to win a majority, analysts say assembling a government could take days or weeks.
Politics, Europe, United Kingdom
Former World Bank Vice President for Africa Obiageli Ezekwesili on Nigeria as regional and global power and Boko Haram.
Politics, Africa, Nigeria
We investigate the shady world of Britain's fake marriage brokers and how they beat the UK's tough immigration rules.
United Kingdom, Europe, Immigration
How low-cost solutions are keeping farmers in Myanmar one step ahead of climate change.
Environment, Myanmar, Asia
101 East enters the world of Sabah's stateless children, who spend their lives on the run from authorities.
Child rights, Malaysia, Human Rights