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Western celebrities' Arabic culture clash
Western musicians have stirred controversy with their performances and off-stage antics in the United Arab Emirates.
Ahoud Al Meraikhi
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 17:18 GMT
Arab Idol: Not just another reality show
The TV show provides a rare public space to resolve nationalism with pan-Arab sentiment.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 16:31 GMT
Bahrain activist's daughter arrested
Activists say Zainab al-Khawaja was held along with dozens of protesters demanding political reforms in Gulf kingdom.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 16:48 GMT
Profiles: The prisoners behind the swap
Although the list of prisoners to be freed by Israel does not include some high-profile names, it includes some of note.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2011 09:05 GMT
Israel names 477 prisoners to be released
Israeli justice ministry publishes list of Palestinian prisoners to be released in phase one of Gilad Shalit swap deal.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2011 15:14 GMT
Women's football takes off in Qatar
Qatar's first national female football team dream of World Cup success.
Matthias Krug in Doha
Last updated: 06 Apr 2009 09:18 GMT
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Noted journalist and former South African political prisoner jailed in Robben Island remembers a fallen comrade.
Buddha's birthplace brings light to Nepal
Discovery of earliest Buddhist temple in Nepal could transform the country into a 'zone of peace'.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
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In Pictures: Ukraine's resilient protesters
Despite police attempts to clear the rallies, demonstrators continue to push for EU integration.
In Pictures: Thailand's bad boy bikers
Members of Thailand's Hells Angels and other motorbike fans gathered for a colourful rally in Chiang Mai.
In Pictures: One last glance of Madiba
Tens of thousands of people waited for hours to get a final look at South Africa's beloved former president.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Modi's last lap
'Come and kill us': Constitutions and necropolitics from Egypt to Bahrain
Prawer Plan buries the two state solution
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