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Al-Qaeda: The third generation?
A new conception of Jihad may emerge from the infighting within al-Qaeda and affiliated groups.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2014 13:45 GMT
Reflections on controversial poll
Many Bangladeshis apathetic to parliamentary vote marked by violent run-up and marred by opposition boycott.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2014 17:15 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
Saudi Grand Mufti condemns suicide attacks
Government-appointed cleric quoted as referring to such attacks as a sin, with attackers condemned to hell.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 13:16 GMT
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
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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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The US Senate and the Armenian genocide
Climate change and the food security dimension
Minority communities and the mighty tweet
French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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