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Iraq parliament rejects PM security nominees
Parliament rejects prime minister's nominees for crucial defence and interior ministry posts as US intensifies strikes.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 17:25 GMT
Cameron warns Scots of 'painful divorce'
British PM appeals to Scottish voters to keep the UK intact, as he makes last visit to Scotland before referendum.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 02:49 GMT
Who is Scotland's Alex Salmond?
Influential independence figure has been key in promoting Scottish nationalism, but will his efforts succeed?
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 13:39 GMT
Swedish left-wing bloc wins election
Social Democrats to lead new government - but far-right party scores large gains to become third-largest in country.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 10:35 GMT
Scotland's 'Borderers' steadfast for 'No'
Border region has long been stony ground for Scottish nationalists, with some 70 percent opposed to independence.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 11:12 GMT
A new Iraqi government strategy to fight IS
The newly formed Iraq government has issued an 18-point document on its plans to take on the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 14:48 GMT
Has North Korea launched a charm offensive?
North Korea's recent flurry of diplomatic activity signals increased efforts for international outreach.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 12:19 GMT
Kerry to hold Saudi talks on Islamic State
US president sending top diplomat to Middle East as he seeks to broaden coalition in fight against armed Sunni group.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 14:46 GMT
Scottish independence: An energy revolution?
How a 'Yes' vote could transform Scottish society by ending the intellectually bankrupt oil tax regime.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 10:59 GMT
Iraq's parliament approves new government
Haider al-Abbadi officially named Iraq's new PM and most ministerial posts filled following political wrangling.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 05:12 GMT
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
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