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Life sentence for prominent Uigher activist
Ilham Tohti, an advocate for the rights of Muslim ethnic group, jailed by court in China on separatism charges.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 06:22 GMT
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
How Turkey's first ladies have championed the freedom to wear the veil and reconciled the nation with age-old values.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2014 08:01 GMT
Spain's Catalonia seeks self-rule referendum
Inspired by Scotland, regional parliament passes law allowing Catalans to hold non-binding independence poll.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 21:00 GMT
Kenya says Iranians held over attack plot
Anti-terror police say the two men used forged Israeli passports to enter the country through its main airport.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 19:30 GMT
Australia police raids foil 'beheading plot'
Counter-terrorism operation to stop "demonstration killings" in public by ISIL supporters ends in 15 detentions.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 15:07 GMT
Bangladesh passes law to impeach judges
Controversial amendment allows parliament to impeach Supreme Court judges on grounds of "misbehavior or incapacity".
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 14:05 GMT
Trial of Uighur scholar resumes in China
Prominent academic Ilham Tohti faces 10 years to life in prison on charges rights activists dismiss as arbitrary.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 11:59 GMT
Security eludes Syrian refugees in Iraq
Despite threat of US-led campaign against ISIL in Syria, many refugees heading home, unsure of their safety in Iraq.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 09:58 GMT
Prominent Uighur scholar denies China charges
Ilham Tohti, an economics professor in Beijing, is charged with promoting independence for Muslim Uighurs.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 15:28 GMT
Free speech goes to court in Singapore
Blogger critical of a lack of government transparency faces defamation lawsuit from Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 12:40 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
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Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
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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
Can the left fight back in Europe?
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
Confidence men and their masquerade
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Neoliberal rape in Spain
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In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
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