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Shia Bahrainis march against 'repression'
Thousands take to the streets south of Manama to protest against what they say is a crackdown on the opposition.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2013 19:19 GMT
Sudan's president defends fuel price hikes
Omar al-Bashir says price hikes that led to deadly protests were necessary and blames outside forces for ongoing unrest.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 21:14 GMT
Polls close in Guinea parliamentary elections
About five million voters asked to choose candidates for 114-seat National Assembly in first polls in a decade.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 21:13 GMT
Guinea votes in long-delayed legislative poll
Guineans are voting in their first parliamentary election since military coup in 2008, after campaign marred by unrest.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 10:22 GMT
Senegal's new prime minister names cabinet
Appointment of veteran human rights advocate to justice post suggests crackdown on high-profile corruption to continue.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 01:20 GMT
Bahraini policemen wounded in car bomb
At least four security personnel injured when bomb placed in car explodes near capital Manama.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 08:49 GMT
Bahrain arrests 'Iran-linked' cyber group
Bahrain accuses Hezbollah of interfering in internal security affairs by backing local Shia opposition groups.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2013 13:46 GMT
Explosion in Bahrain wounds several police
At least seven policemen are wounded after a homemade bomb explodes in Bani Jamra village outside the capital.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 02:15 GMT
Bahrain sentences Twitter users to prison
Users of microblogging site accused of insulting King Hamad and "misusing" right to free expression.
Last updated: 15 May 2013 14:48 GMT
Mali's north faces a new fear
As al-Qaeda-linked rebels withdraw, reprisal attacks and human rights abuses are reported in the north.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2013 07:11 GMT
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In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
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