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Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

The band Les Sans Culottes pretends to be French. But the faux-French band has never actually performed in France� that is, until last week. The World's Adeline Sire has more.

Global Politics

New Taliban code of conduct

Anchor Katy Clark speaks with the BBC's David Loyn about what Taliban leaders are promoting as a new code of conduct for militants. This new code echoes recent U-S efforts to win the hearts and minds of Afghan civilians.

Conflict & Justice

The mayor of Kandahar

The man who's running one of Afghanistan's most dangerous cities had an unlikely start. He was an accountant in a Washington, D.C. suburb for 20 years. Correspondent James Murry profiles Kandahar's mayor Ghulam Hayder Hamidi.