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25 Apr 2013 12:37 GMT | Health, Africa, Niger, Nigeria
Malaria accounts for 30 percent of childhood deaths in Nigeria. It is one of the highest figures in Africa.
Yet despite efforts to tackle the disease, huge challenges remain.
Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from Abuja.
It kills more than a million people a year but Chinese scientists say a cure may be near.
Science & Technology
The preventable disease kills about 800,000 people each year, but progress is being made in the fight to eradicate it.
Humanitarian crises, Latin America, Haiti, Japan, Niger
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In religiously conservative Brazil, women risk jail time and their lives to undergo the procedure that is illegal but commonplace.
Health, Human Rights, Latin America
Trash is a fast-growing import in the Scandinavian country, which turns it into heat for people's homes.
Environment, Europe, Sweden
Critics say the UK's home secretary is using Muslims as a 'political punchbag' in a bid to shore up right-wing support.
Human Rights, Politics, Racism
2014 was the worst year in more than a decade for polio infections, with at least 306 new cases reported.
Polio, Asia, Pakistan
Official vote count to resume on Tuesday with opposition challenger leading President Jonathan in overall tally.
Armed group takes Istanbul prosecutor Mehmet Selim Kiraz hostage, Turkish media reports.
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