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Feudal power in Pakistan

Feudal traditions in Pakistan may be an obstacle to democracy there. The World's Laura Lynch reports on how wealthy Pakistani landowners with strong political connections still wield a great deal of power over the rural people.


ANC wins South Africa

Katy Clark speaks with the BBC's Mohammed Alie in South Africa about the result of parliamentary elections there. The big winner appears to be the ruling African national Congress.