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US lobbies Turkey over fight against IS
John Kerry presses Turkish leaders to support military action against the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 23:28 GMT
US jets target IS positions in Iraq
Warplanes attack fighters in besieged northern town of Amerli and airdrop humanitarian aid to civilians trapped there.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 19:13 GMT
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
An open letter calling on the UIUC chancellor to reverse the severing of Prof Steven Salaita's offer of contract.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 15:58 GMT
Iraq army battles to lift IS siege of Amerli
Government troops launch operation to take back Shia Turkmen majority town Amerli, besieged by fighters for two months.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 22:32 GMT
Why was there no 'African Spring'?
Political circumstances in sub-Saharan Africa and the small size of its middle class have precluded an uprising.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 16:51 GMT
Saving Tasmania's forests
The Australian government will attempt to delist part of Tasmania's forests from UNESCO's World Heritage List.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 15:35 GMT
New discovery amid UAE's dying ecosystem
As urbanisation consumes wildlife habitats in the UAE, one scientist has rediscovered a dragonfly thought to be extinct.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 17:35 GMT
Qatar denies World Cup bribery allegations
Newspaper accuses country of gaining rights to host the 2022 tournament after paying $5m of bribes to FIFA members.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2014 20:42 GMT
Oman sets sights on tourism industry
Traditionally reliant on oil revenues, the Gulf country is making tourism a central plank of its economic strategy.
Last updated: 31 May 2014 09:36 GMT
Eco-activists decry planned Oman border fence
Designed to block spillover violence from Yemen, proposed fence could also decimate leopard population, critics say.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 11:25 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
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