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War on Islamic State: No chance without Iran
If Obama thinks he can fight the Islamic State group without Iran's help, he's mistaken.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 08:08 GMT
The real threat from the Islamic State is to Muslims, not the west
The rise of the Islamic State group is probably the worst event in recent Muslim history since 9/11.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 12:53 GMT
Saudi Arabia warns of MERS risk from camels
Kingdom's agriculture ministry tells people to exercise caution, as death toll since outbreak reaches 142.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 20:20 GMT
Saudi Arabia reports more MERS deaths
Country's health ministry announces another 13 fatalities in the past day, bringing the total number to 139 since 2012.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 20:18 GMT
Blaze kills pilgrims in Saudi Arabia's Medina
Egyptians said to be among the dead after fire blamed on maintenance work engulfs hotel in Islam's second holiest city.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2014 02:46 GMT
Study: Arabian camel may be MERS virus host
Scientists find clue that suggests camels may be involved in infecting people with the deadly respiratory virus.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 22:57 GMT
Religious fundamentalism in the 'War on Terror'
From snipers to high-ranking officers, many in the US military have publicly stated religious motivations for warfare.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2013 15:15 GMT
Saudi Arabia releases man jailed for tweets
Turki al-Hamad, who was arrested in December for tweets criticising Islamism, returns home, according to an activist.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 11:08 GMT
Islam in Dubai: It's not just for Arabs
In the UAE's biggest city, you are hard-pressed to get much of anything in Arabic - unless it is religion.
Last updated: 29 May 2013 11:03 GMT
Happy (which) New Year: Calendar and consciousness
The quiet re-numbering of imperial numbers is what makes the history spin around the axis of its own logic and rhetoric.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2012 13:06 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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'Bajbouj': Old leader, new Tunisia
Analysis: Qatar's foreign policy - the old and the new
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
Richard Javad Heydarian
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