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Iran holds second round of parliamentary vote
Up to 130 candidates vying for 65 seats in the 290-seat Majlis currently dominated by conservative factions.
Last updated: 04 May 2012 17:44 GMT
Call for boycott of Eurovision in Azerbaijan
Ilham Aliyev's government criticised for its human rights violations as dissent is often clamped down.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2012 08:37 GMT
What it takes to run for Iran's parliament
As two experts explain, winning a seat in Iran's parliament is no simple undertaking.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 10:56 GMT
Ecclestone backs Bahrain GP
Formula One boss not interested in cancelling Bahrain GP despite trouble on first anniversary of uprising.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2012 15:49 GMT
London looks to Olympic legacy
The countdown begins to the London Games as organisers aim to ensure a permanent legacy for the Olympic Park site.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2012 15:38 GMT
UK withdraws staff from embassy in Tehran
Evacuation follows storming of diplomatic compounds by Iranian protesters reflecting anger at new British sanctions.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2011 09:35 GMT
UK calls Tehran embassy attack 'outrageous'
Prime Minister Cameron says there will be "serious consequences" for Iran after storming of diplomatic compounds.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2011 07:16 GMT
Iranian protesters storm UK embassy
Demonstrators break into Tehran compound during anti-British protests, burning the UK flag and forcing staff to flee.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2011 23:52 GMT
Iran council approves downgrading of UK ties
Guardian Council approves reduction in diplomatic relations, after UK imposes sanctions over Iran's nuclear programme.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2011 17:32 GMT
India leave England stumped on technology
Players will not be able to appeal leg-before decisions as England aim to replace India at top of Test rankings.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2011 12:42 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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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
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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