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Scores feared dead after boat sinks off Libya
At least 20 bodies recovered and 170 missing after boat carrying migrants from Africa capsizes at sea off Tripoli.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 19:04 GMT
Newfound cinematic freedom tested in Tunisia
While Tunisian films are increasingly tackling taboos, directors say they still face censorship and funding challenges.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 19:32 GMT
Oman: No Gulf-wide union for us
Yet Saudi prince says the union is 'inevitable' regardless of whether or not Oman joins.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2013 11:44 GMT
GCC cautious but positive on new Iran ties
Gulf states praise Iran's new rapprochement efforts towards them, yet express concern on new reported nuclear projects.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 09:46 GMT
Cinema and the condition of coloniality
The winners of this year's Cannes top prizes were an Iranian and a Tunisian - but both set their films in France.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 16:34 GMT
Lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes
French-Tunisian director Abdellatif Kechiche's "La Vie d'Adele" wins the coveted Palme d'Or.
Last updated: 27 May 2013 01:06 GMT
Egypt police reform moves at snail's pace
Security forces now receive some human rights training, but critics say there isn't political will for major changes.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2013 09:37 GMT
Palestinian farmers fighting to survive
Farmers in the West Bank and Gaza face obstacles to growing and selling crops, increasing their reliance on Israel.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2012 11:19 GMT
Little optimism as Bahrainis talk about talks
Sectarianism and complicated demands from all sides make it unlikely that a planned "national dialogue" will go forward.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2012 08:06 GMT
In Juarez, women just disappear
Al Jazeera visits the border city where more than 800 women have been murdered in a wave of gender violence.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011 17:17 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
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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