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Angola: Birth of a Movement
Can young activists inspired by Angola's underground rap scene take on a political elite that has ruled for decades?
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 07:11 GMT
Will elections usher in a new era in Angola?
As Angolans are electing a new president, we ask if change is likely to happen in this oil-rich African country.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2012 18:27 GMT
Polls close for Angola parliamentary election
Second election since end of 27-year civil war likely to keep Eduardo dos Santos in power despite strong opposition.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2012 19:10 GMT
Angola opposition says ruling party 'corrupt'
Ahead of election, some Angolans say nation's fast-growing wealth has eluded them, accusing MPLA of corruption.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2012 19:01 GMT
Country profile: Angola
The oil-rich African state goes to the polls on August 31.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2012 10:52 GMT
Angola's brush with hope and despair
In the run-up to elections, Al Jazeera finds pools of misery amid signs of prosperity in a rapidly expanding Luanda.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2012 14:34 GMT
Good times fail to help ordinary Angolans
Poverty widespread amid signs of prosperity in a rapidly expanding capital, in the run-up to elections.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2012 12:41 GMT
Angola extradites suspected Chinese gangsters
Authorities accuse 37 men and women of involvement in criminal acts against compatriots in southwestern African nation.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2012 23:35 GMT
Is Brazil the next cop on the beat in Africa? The Pentagon seems to hope so
Any action Brazil takes in Africa should be based on peaceful cooperation and not military escalation.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2012 15:30 GMT
Angola's police raid newspaper office
On the eve of protests in the capital, police accuse independent publication of "crimes of outrage against the state".
Last updated: 14 Mar 2012 09:45 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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