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'Free Kazmi' campaign gets bigger and louder
The 50-year-old journalist is being made a scapegoat because of his anti-establishment beliefs, say supporters.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 19:51 GMT
Yemen's President Saleh arrives in US
Washington says that Ali Abdullah Saleh was granted a visa for purely medical reasons.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2012 04:53 GMT
Tropical Cyclone Keila leaves Oman flooded
Cyclone Keila leaves 6 dead and many areas under water
Last updated: 03 Nov 2011 10:39 GMT
Omanis vote in Shura Council elections
Among the 1300 candidates for the 84-seat advisory council are 77 women contenders, an increase from last time.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2011 13:32 GMT
Emperor Obama vs the Arab people
Despite calling for change in some parts of the Middle East, the US president reaffirmed the status quo where it counts.
Last updated: 21 May 2011 13:17 GMT
Protests break out in Omani city
Thousands take to the streets in southern city in Gulf state to press for better wages, jobs and end to corruption.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2011 16:51 GMT
Contagious illusions of Gaddafi's power
The resilience of the Libyan regime is creating a false sense of security among other Arab despots, analyst argues.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2011 12:57 GMT
Oman protests resume
Dozens stage sit-in to demand probes into alleged abuses after clashes with security forces left at least one dead.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2011 14:56 GMT
Oman ruler shifts lawmaking powers
Sultan Qaboos grants legislative powers to two councils, one elected and another appointed in a bid to stem protests.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2011 11:32 GMT
Oman ruler orders cabinet reshuffle
Move is the latest in a string of concessions aimed at appeasing protesters demanding jobs and political reforms.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2011 18:43 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.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
Ahmed Seif and Egypt's prison generation
Making desperate people's lives truly miserable
War on Islamic State: No chance without Iran
African healthcare laid bare by Ebola epidemic
Russia sanctions: Policy of provocation?
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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