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The House of Representatives approves a bill to raise the debt ceiling.
Death of Sri Lanka journalist Mel Gunasekera; how different is Confucianism from Judaism?
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In 1979, the Islamic Revolution changed Iranian women's lives forever.
Marion Bartoli is retiring at the age of 28 but can she never imagine competing again?
Our correspondent Lyse Doucet reports from Homs on the ongoing aid effort there.
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Concern for men leaving Homs; Spain's Judge Baltasar Garzon; Salvador's castaway returns
How does the international community make sense of the Syrian conflict?
Aleppo bomber reportedly from UK; Penguin to pulp Hindu history book; autistic boy's cat
Russia's volunteer diggers who search for the remains of soldiers 70 years after WW2
Dutch and German police shut down Utopia site, the online market for illegal goods
Thursday 13 February 2014