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The US role in chemical attacks during the Iran-Iraq War
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The history of hair removal and what it tells us about notions of female beauty
John Sudworth with Chinese petitioners; Nick Thorpe searching for a heart in Hungary
Can letting go of places, people, ideas and traditions bring big rewards?
Is it true that environmental problems will create 200 million migrants?
Canadian writer Margaret Atwood tells us how technology and creative writing can mix
Live news, business and sport from around the world.
What will determine how Germans vote when they go to the polls in three weeks time?
A doctor who took part in Eritrea's 30 year struggle for independence from Ethiopia
How the art world is letting audiences down to pursue mass audiences
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Hassan al-Amin opposed Gaddafi from exile but has now been forced into exile a second time
Obama seeks support for airstrikes; China's Syria stance; swimming from Cuba to Florida.
Obama seeks support for airstrikes; China's Syria stance; why swim from Cuba to Florida?
The daily drama of money and work from the BBC.
The Arab Spring through the eyes of writers from Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Yemen and Syria
BBC sports correspondents tell the story behind today's top sporting news, with intervi...
In one of the biggest business deals ever the UK phone company is pulling out of the US.
We ask if American public opinion backs possible military action against President Assad.
Can scientists bring extinct animals back from the dead?
Report says Syria 'led chemical attack'; Brazilian Senator on US spying; is taller better?
BBC Sport brings you all the latest stories and results from around the world.
Wirathu, the Buddhist monk leading the anti-Muslim campaign of Myanmar
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The impact of the search for the Higgs boson on science teaching in Africa
Tuesday 3 September 2013