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Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Egypt's president says heads of states at Arab League summit have agreed to begin forming joint unit of 40,000 troops.
29 Mar 2015 13:12 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
Gulf kingdom's top army officer says airstrikes into Yemen have pushed Houthi rebels out of contested air bases.
29 Mar 2015 13:11 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Iran
Technical issues force presidential poll into second day, after record number of people vote despite Boko Haram threats.
29 Mar 2015 18:19 GMT | Politics, Africa, Nigeria Decides, Nigeria, Boko Haram
Denouncing deadly attack on Bardo museum, foreign dignitaries and thousands of Tunisians attend solidarity march.
29 Mar 2015 10:53 GMT | Middle East, Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi
US Secretary of State skips event in Boston to ensure deal on Iran's nuclear programme is agreed by March 31.
29 Mar 2015 17:32 GMT | Politics, United States, Iran, John Kerry, Middle East
Prime minister says Khaled Chaieb and eight other suspects were killed in a security operation near the Algerian border.
29 Mar 2015 18:09 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East
Officials say the suspected Taliban attack killed three people and wounded MP Mujedi.
29 Mar 2015 18:11 GMT | Taliban, Asia, War & Conflict, Afghanistan
More than 100,000 people line the streets in elaborate state funeral for the country's founding father and first PM.
29 Mar 2015 17:40 GMT | Politics, Singapore, Asia Pacific
More than 90 percent turnout reported in vote in which 26-year ruler Islam Karimov's victory is a foregone conclusion.
29 Mar 2015 18:51 GMT | Politics, Asia, Uzbekistan, Elections
Africa's most populous country goes to the polls on March 28 to elect a president. And it's too close to call.
An Indian industrialist’s love for the sport has made him create a cricket museum in his Dubai backyard.
28 Mar 2015 15:28 GMT | Sport, Cricket, Cricket World Cup, UAE
While Istanbul has long been a hub for migrants, Syrians have found themselves trapped in Turkey.
28 Mar 2015 13:32 GMT | Politics, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Turkey, Syria: Broken Nation
Event offered space to put forward ideas for better society based on principles of equality, reciprocity and solidarity.
28 Mar 2015 09:23 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Tunisia
The talks regarding Iran's nuclear capabilities have been ongoing for many years. These are some of the key moments.
29 Mar 2015 15:58 GMT | Iran, Middle East, Politics
WHO aims to eradicate the infectious disease by 2018, but it remains endemic in three countries.
28 Mar 2015 09:04 GMT | Health, Polio, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America