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Qatar removes Zidane statue after outcry
Locals condemn artwork depicting footballer's headbutt in World Cup final as anti-Islamic.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2013 10:04 GMT
Shifting gear: Saudi women defy driving ban
Dozens of women took part in a "drive-in" protest, despite warnings from government, and mixed signals from the police.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2013 16:00 GMT
Analysis: Syrian uprising's cautionary tale
Unintended consequences of the struggle to oust Bashar al-Assad could be a warning to other revolutionaries.
Arnab Neil Sengupta
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 07:05 GMT
Q&A: Former UN climate chief on its perils
Yvo de Boer discusses global warming, warning that humanity is "hanging by its fingertips".
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 10:11 GMT
International union visits Qatar labour camps
Confederation of unions investigates working conditions for migrant workers in Gulf state's construction sector.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2013 12:00 GMT
Supreme Committee faces supreme headache
The organisers of Qatar 2022 are quickly realising that the World Cup spotlight brings with it some serious questions.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 08:54 GMT
Qatar under the spotlight for workers' rights
As FIFA meets to discuss plans for the 2022 World Cup, pressure is growing over alleged labour abuses.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 10:32 GMT
Qatar as World Cup host wins backing
Former athelete Sebastian Coe defends FIFA decision to choose Qatar as host nation for 2022 football World Cup.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 07:22 GMT
Afghan deja vu: Abdullah to run for president
Former foreign minister plans to run again, pledging to clean up corruption and be responsive to Afghans' needs.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 20:15 GMT
Qatar investigating abuse allegations
World Cup committee respond to British newspaper investigation alleging labourers face exploitation and abuses.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2013 15:50 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
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In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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