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Qatar removes Zidane statue after outcry
Locals condemn artwork depicting footballer's headbutt in World Cup final as anti-Islamic.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2013 10:04 GMT
Young Saudis urged to avoid Syria war
Kindgom's grand mufti says joining rebels "not obligatory" and tells preachers they should not encourage involvement.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 10:12 GMT
US sources confirm raids in Somalia and Libya
Military officials say US forces captured al-Qaeda figure in Libya and confirmed raid on al-Shabab base in Somalia.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 01:20 GMT
Mogadishu's stability under the gun again
Rebel group al-Shabab ramps up attacks in Somali capital, two years after its withdrawal.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 12:32 GMT
Saudi Arabia outlaws domestic violence
Landmark legislation is aimed at protecting women, children and domestic workers against domestic abuse, official says.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 01:10 GMT
Five wounded in Somali bomb blast
At least five members of country's security forces injured in attack in the capital Mogadishu claimed by al-Shabab.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 11:48 GMT
Al-Shabab fighters killed in factional feud
Two co-founders of al-Qaeda-linked group reportedly killed by own members, while a third commander captured.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2013 06:44 GMT
Qataris praise smooth transition
Citizens share memories of life under Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani as they welcome his son as the new leader.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 08:43 GMT
Qatar: The making of Machiavelli's 'The Prince'
The outgoing Qatari emir is an expert in Machiavellian politics, writes Larbi Sadiki.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 12:25 GMT
Saudi prince to head national guard ministry
The elevation of Prince Miteb to head of new ministry bolsters his credentials within the ruling family.
Last updated: 27 May 2013 21:10 GMT
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In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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