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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 14:13 GMT
Fight for gender equality as India votes
Al Jazeera profiles four activists working across country for gender equality and political representation.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 12:47 GMT
Shooting galvanises Egypt student protesters
The police killing of Mohamed Reda has spurred nationwide student strikes.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 06:58 GMT
Australian quits election after Quran gaffe
Candidate for anti-immigration party said Islam was a country, Muslims followed the 'haram', and Jews followed Jesus.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2013 16:22 GMT
London marathon competitors show no fear
From Olympic champion Mo Farah to first-time runners, Boston explosions harden the will and spirit of competitors.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2013 07:30 GMT
Campaign against birth control is religious fanaticism
Catholic and Evangelical leaders are fighting for "religious freedom" and US citizens of all faiths are paying for it.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2012 10:20 GMT
Fierce crackdown on 'Occupy Oakland' protest
Police use tear gas and concussion grenades in attempt at ending demonstration in "one-sided" eight-hour street fight.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2011 20:06 GMT
Syrian forces 'ordered to shoot to kill'
Rights group releases testimonies of defectors from security forces who say they took part in crackdown on protests.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2011 16:05 GMT
Thousands of liberals rally in US
Labour unions, civil rights activists and others gather to show support for Democrats and counter Tea Party rallies.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2010 23:14 GMT
Australian right-winger jailed for fraud
Australia's former anti-immigration political leader, Pauline Hanson, has been jailed for three years for electoral fraud.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2003 07:48 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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