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Yemen's 'Muwaladeen': The struggle for equal citizenship
Yemenis who are born to foreign parents face institutional discrimination because of their perceived lack of 'purity'.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2014 10:47 GMT
The new shock doctrine: 'Doing Business' with the World Bank
A yearly World Bank report encourages countries to undertake extreme deregulation.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2014 10:25 GMT
Turkish local elections: One victor, many losers
The local elections were an important test for the ruling AKP after the December 2013 corruption scandal.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 13:28 GMT
Europe-Africa relations: Well-intentioned diplomatic disaster?
At the 4th EU-Africa Summit, a number of issues might push tensions high.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 13:48 GMT
Afghanistan elections: Domestic and external spoilers
The challenge facing Afghan leaders will be to allow for the constitutional process to run its course, without meddling.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 09:13 GMT
Myanmar's census stokes tensions
An upcoming census tracking religious and ethnic statistics could renew unrest.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2014 13:20 GMT
Turkey: The road to a democratic future
The upcoming local elections on March 30 will be a defining moment in Turkish democratic history.
A Kadir Yildirim
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 12:17 GMT
George Orwell's legacy echoes in Myanmar
Once forbidden, George Orwell's books are now feted in Myanmar, where he wrote his first novel.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 11:29 GMT
Upsurge in Palestinian 'honour killings'
Rights groups demand new laws to protect women from family violence after a spate of deaths.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2014 12:43 GMT
Philippines prepares for historic peace deal
MILF rebels in the Philippines are about to sign a breakthrough peace deal to end the 40-year conflict.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2014 12:42 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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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
Cyberwars on the Korean Peninsula
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.
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
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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