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Turkey polarised ahead of presidential polls
Supporters and opponents of Recep Tayyip Erdogan express heated views on his candidacy only days before the election.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 15:10 GMT
Is Turkey sleepwalking into trouble?
Turkey may be entering crucial presidential elections but voters appear oblivious of how war has spread to its doorstep.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 12:05 GMT
Vox Pops: Turkey weighs in ahead of election
Turkish voters in Istanbul and Izmir tell Al Jazeera who they will vote for in presidential polls on August 10.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 09:59 GMT
Erdogan's presidency: A risky gamble?
Recep Tayyip Erdogan's presidency could seriously weaken Turkey's AKP and hurt its chances in future elections.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 11:46 GMT
Turkish women's informal work - a complex story
Many Turkish women struggle with accessing formal employment and adequate social security.
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 15:50 GMT
Istanbul may place Syrian refugees in camps
Governor of Turkey's largest city mulls 'drastic measures' to deal with influx of tens of thousands of refugees.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 19:48 GMT
Erdogan promises a 'new Turkey'
Turkey's PM outlines a politicised presidential platform, as his opponent stresses 'neutrality' ahead of August polls.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 10:22 GMT
The Uighurs: External exile
Follow the story of exiled Uighur Muslims of Central Asia, many of whom fled Chinese control of their land in 1949.
Al Jazeera World
Last updated: 10 Jul 2014 08:22 GMT
Syrian opposition body elects new president
Hadi al-Bahra, chief negotiator at the Geneva peace talks, elected in Istanbul as head of the Syrian National Coalition.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 03:40 GMT
Ramadan in Sweden with no dusk, no dawn
During summer, the sun never sets in Sweden's northernmost town, posing challenges for Muslims observing the holy month.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 20:37 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Is this the death of democracy in Afghanistan?
ISIL crisis: Everyone's a winner
Brazil's 'accidental' presidential candidate
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Can the left fight back in Europe?
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
Confidence men and their masquerade
Westgate: A photographer's story
Photographer Kabir Dhanji revisits the people he met inside Westgate Mall during the attack on September 21, 2013.
In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
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