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Shaimaa Khalil listens to the new voices of the Egyptian revolution
We discuss whether China really is the economic future with Gordon Chang and Shai Oster.
Glamour, glitz and gangsters in the Niger Delta and rebuilding the city of Quelimane
Live news, business and sport from around the world.
In May 1967 campaigning began across Australia to consolidate Aboriginal rights
Former BP boss, John Browne, fuels energy debate by backing shale gas production
News and issues making the headlines each day.
The UK government pulls aid to South Africa from 2015.
Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.
Bangladeshi workers on streets; Russia revives labour heroes; the charms of Mount Fuji
May Day in Bangladesh is taking place in the shadow of the deaths of nearly 400 workers
Three more Boston arrests; Nate Silver on Signal and Noise; cannibals among US pioneers.
Facebook caves in under pressure to take down violent videos. We explore the issues.
We need your help with our quest to feature 50 pieces of music from 50 African countries
Thursday 2 May 2013