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Latest update : 2012-10-24

Pakistan's 'Bombfather' to launch new career

The man who built Pakistan's nuclear bomb, Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan, is launching a new career: politics. The scientist is considered a hero by many of his countrymen, who feel that his work has given the country its pride back. It has left the population feeling less threatened by neighbouring India. Pakistan remains the only Muslim country to have an atomic bomb.

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2015-05-26 Nepal

One month after Nepal quake, children struggle to return to school

On Monday, Nepal marked one month since its devastating earthquake. The April 25 quake, followed by another powerful tremor on May 12, killed over 8,600 people and destroyed...

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2015-05-25 Lebanon

Lebanon marks one year without a president

In Lebanon, the president's chair has now sat empty for a full year. Electoral rules state that the head of state must come from the Maronite Christian sect, but this isn't...

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2015-05-22 Ireland

Ireland votes in world's first referendum on same-sex marriage

A world first in Ireland as it asks the population to vote in referendum to allow same-sex marriage. All Ireland's political parties are lined up behind a "Yes" vote while most...

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2015-05-21 France

Mother of French terror victim seeks to open minds

Latifa Ibn Ziaten is the mother of one of the seven people killed by Mohamed Merah, the "Toulouse gunman", in 2011. After the tragedy, this grieving mother created an NGO named...

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2015-05-20 Martinique

French overseas territories: Army helps young people get on career ladder

The Adapted Military Service Regiment was created 50 years ago in Martinique, well before the end of conscription in France. It currently only exists in France's overseas...

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