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Five convicted over Politkovskaya murder
Moscow court finds men guilty of 2006 killing of journalist Anna Politkovskaya, whose writing was critical of Kremlin.
Last updated: 21 May 2014 06:54 GMT
Russia hunts suspects in ballet acid attack
Police investigate brutal assault on art director of famous Bolshoi Ballet that is reportedly linked to internal strife.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2013 00:14 GMT
Syria opposition mulls Russia dialogue offer
National Coalition chief tells Al Jazeera that opposition is open to dialogue but will not travel to Moscow for talks.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2012 22:39 GMT
Julian Assange, Ecuador, and the Belarus connection
A rights group is demanding WikiLeaks reply to claims it gave intelligence on dissidents to the Belarusian regime.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2012 16:58 GMT
Annan and Clinton discuss pressuring Assad
United Nations diplomats preparing sanctions as Russia and China publicly reject increased effort to end Assad's rule.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2012 17:25 GMT
Gullit flies home after Chechen 'adventure'
Former Chelsea and Newcastle United coach says CV has been damaged by time with Grozny as he is sacked after 1-0 defeat.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2011 13:28 GMT
Russian satellites crash in Pacific
Failed launch could set back Moscow's project aimed at challenging US navigation system.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2010 20:24 GMT
Police targeted in Ingushetia blast
At least two police officers killed and one injured after bomb goes off in Karabulak.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2010 21:47 GMT
Russia jet crash toll mounts
A brake failure may have caused a Russian passenger aircraft to skid off a runway in Siberia and kill at least 122 people.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2006 15:45 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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