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Why you should care about the outcome of the German election today
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

Why you should care about the outcome of the German election today

Sep 22nd 2013, 8:15 AM 5,488 Views 34 Comments

Spoiler: Because the outcome is so unpredictable, that’s why.

Pics: Thousands rally in Brazil – but it’s not the first time a sporting event sparks protests
# Factfile
# Factfile

Pics: Thousands rally in Brazil – but it’s not the first time a sporting event sparks protests

Jun 22nd 2013, 8:45 AM 6,149 Views 10 Comments

The protests in Brazil this week against the huge costs of hosting the 2014 World Cup follows a tradition of major protests against the World Cup and Olympic Games.

9 striking photos from some of the worst crises of the past 40 years
# Aid
# Aid

9 striking photos from some of the worst crises of the past 40 years

Mar 29th 2013, 7:11 PM 19,616 Views 25 Comments

From famine in North Korea to the genocide in Rwanda, these photographs offer an insight into global crises – and how the world has dealt with them.

Timeline: How the flags drama unfolded in Northern Ireland
# Protests
# Protests

Timeline: How the flags drama unfolded in Northern Ireland

Feb 9th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,263 Views 0 Comments

It began with a vote and ended with burnt-out offices, dozens of injuries and arrests, and a sense that a fragile peace had been disrupted.

Explainer: What is happening in Mali?
# Conflict
# Conflict

Explainer: What is happening in Mali?

Jan 28th 2013, 7:30 PM 11,517 Views 46 Comments

It is almost three weeks since French and Malian troops began a battle to wrest back the north of the country from Islamist rebels.

Explainer: Here’s what you need to know about Mali
# Factfile
# Factfile

Explainer: Here’s what you need to know about Mali

Jan 19th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,314 Views 43 Comments

As tensions surge between France and its former colony Mali, this factfile gives the facts about the country and how the current situation arose.