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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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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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