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The Biopolitics of the Uterus

Zika virus pandemic in Latin America prompts calls for women to delay pregnancies; US East Coast faces biggest snowstorm in decades; Chinese president visits Tehran to secure trade deals

Picture shows a boy holding his baby brother who was born with microcephaly in Brazil. Photo credit: AP Photo/Felipe Dana

Tunisia Imposes Curfew After Violent Unrest

Tunisia turns violent five years after Arab Spring; EU at risk? Legalising trade in rhino horn.

(Photo: Protesters shout slogans during a protest outside the local government office in Kasserine, Tunisia. Credit: Reuters.)

21/01/2016 GMT

Interviews, news and analysis of the day’s global events.

Putin 'Probably Approved' Ex-spy Litvinenko Murder

Litvinenko inquiry points to Putin; Zika virus threat assessed; Vietnam reforms.

Picture shows former Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko in hospital in London after he was poisoned with radioactive polonium-210 by the Russian secret service. An inquiry has found that the murder was probably approved by President Putin. (Credit: Getty Images)

Doubts Over Syria Peace Talks

UN Syria Envoy Staffan de Mistura; Pakistan university attacked; Signs of new solar system planet

(Photo: UN Syria Envoy Staffan de Mistura

Credit: Reuters/Leonhard Foger)