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Lebanon enters dangerous power vacuum
The deadlock over the election of president in Lebanon can lead to further political and social polarisation.
Mario Abou Zeid
Last updated: 30 May 2014 14:27 GMT
Women decry Lebanon's domestic violence law
Activists say Lebanon's first law criminalising domestic violence does not go far enough.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2014 11:38 GMT
Thailand election distracts from disastrous south
The Muslim population in Thailand's south continues to suffer from the violence between insurgents and security forces.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2014 13:13 GMT
Germans briefly kidnapped in Lebanon
Two Germans arrested on drug trafficking charges immediately after their kidnappers released them in Bekaa valley.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2013 08:33 GMT
Libya's deputy PM resigns citing violence
Awad al Barassi steps down slamming government as "dysfunctional" and unable to end wave of violence in recent past.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 11:51 GMT
Police raid Ugandan newspaper office
Premises of Daily Monitor searched for evidence against army general who questioned president's succession plan.
Last updated: 20 May 2013 15:41 GMT
Gunfights in Lebanon amid simmering tension
Army vows firm action to curb violence following deaths in the wake of intelligence chief's assassination.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 21:54 GMT
Lebanon funeral ends in violence
Opposition leaders urge calm as gunbattles erupt in Beirut, after assassinated security chief is laid to rest.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 05:45 GMT
Thousands gather for 'day of rage' in Lebanon
As anger grows, mourners gather in their thousands in central Beirut for funeral of slain intelligence chief.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2012 14:08 GMT
Profile: Wissam al-Hassan
The intelligence chief had been suspicious of the Syrian leadership since the killing of former PM Rafik al-Hariri.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2012 11:19 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
'Nazis rape Brazil': The World Cup according to Twitter
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
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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