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01 Aug 2012 13:16 GMT | Human Rights, Environment, Asia Pacific, China, Philippines
More than 100 rare animals have been returned to the Philippines from Hong Kong after they were found in the suitcase of a man trying to smuggle them into China.
Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Hong Kong.
Source: Al Jazeera
In China, animal rights activism is flourishing with increasing numbers of people seeing animals as pets, not protein.
Human Rights, Environment, China
Reducing the suffering of all creatures is truly a mark of a civilised society.
US & Canada, China, Greece, Indonesia, Poland
The world's biggest producer and consumer of the metal sees a golden opportunity to expand its pricing power.
Business & Economy, Asia, China
Normalised Cuba-US relations could result in a hybrid economic model blending socialism and entrepreneurial spirit.
Business & Economy, Communism, Politics
Chasing dreams in an unlikely place, foreign footballers play in Somalia as country rebuilds from decades of conflict.
Sport, Africa, Somalia
Many of the 7,000 sex workers in this Kolkata red-light district say they have no other options for survival.
Asia, India, Women
Muslim Brotherhood calls on supporters to "rise in revolt" after police kill 13 leading members in raid on Cairo home.
Middle East, Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Muslim Brotherhood
UNICEF and Save the Children say increasing child labour is creating a "lost generation" of Syrian children.
War & Conflict, Humanitarian crises, Middle East, Syrian crisis
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?
As the Baku games close, we examine the challenges facing journalists; plus, Angola, Portugal and 'reverse colonialism'.
Media, Europe, Azerbaijan
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Politics, Football, Latin America
The ICC chief prosecutor discusses Sudan's president escaping justice in South Africa and alleged war crimes in Gaza.
Politics, ICC, South Africa