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Inside the hidden world of hostage taking
20 Oct 2011 12:03 GMT
Tonga(***)s government is struggling to pay back $174m in debt, largely accrued through foreign loans
Rural Tonga struggles to deal with how to productively use the land
Watermelons are one of the few crops grown in Tonga. But they are bulky and hard to export overseas
Some say half the watermelon crop is not exported because of irregular shipping routes
Tongan children have high literacy levels but there are few jobs available on the Pacific Islands
The only real hope for their future employment is to leave Tonga and get a job overseas
Saved by MSF's Dignity I, refugees explain why they risked their lives on the treacherous route from Africa to Europe.
Refugees, Mediterranean, Human Rights
Global ride-sharing company Uber has faced growing legal pressure in Australia but continues to steer its course.
Business & Economy, Australia, Asia Pacific
UN investigators to determine if the government committed "grave violations" after disabled people ordered back to work.
Human Rights, Health, Mental health
Dutch safety team's final report into the downed Malaysian airliner will not place blame for the attack that killed 298.
MH17, War & Conflict, Ukraine
Battling media narratives in Russian and US bombing campaigns; plus, the conundrum of covering India-Pakistan relations.
Media, Middle East, Syria
Follow the incredible journey of Asadullah Rahman, the youngest inmate to be held at Guantanamo Bay.
War & Conflict, Afghanistan, Taliban
People & Power investigates India's Hindu fundamentalists and their influence on the country's government.
India, Politics, Human Rights
101 East explores why over 300 Australian children are abducted by a parent and taken overseas every year.
Australia, Asia, Law