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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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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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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