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Preserving a UAE village 'frozen in time'
Untouched for decades, the unique landscape of Jazirat al-Hamra needs to be protected.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 14:01 GMT
Four killed in Saudi police raid
Two Saudi security officers and two people they were trying to detain are killed in a gunfight east of the kingdom.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 18:25 GMT
Sudan and S Sudan agree to protect oilfields
Sudan and South Sudan agree to consider setting up a joint force to protect vital oilfields during the crisis.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 14:53 GMT
Bashir meets South Sudan leader over Abyei
Sudanese leader visits his southern counterpart on trip seeking to resolve dispute over enclave claimed by both nations.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 23:44 GMT
Yemen blames al-Qaeda for troop deaths
Five soldiers killed and many more wounded in Rada despite early warning and increased security measures.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2013 02:24 GMT
'Khat' comeback allows Somalis to chew on
Business for women sellers of stimulant banned by al-Shabab has boomed since the armed group was driven out.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 09:46 GMT
Scotland's Muslim voice in secession debate
Muslims will play a significant role in deciding if their future is in the United Kingdom, or an independent Scotland.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 07:12 GMT
Sudan denies Iranian links to bombed factory
Foreign ministry says that Iran was not manufacturing weapons at a factory which Khartoum says was blown up by Israel.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2012 12:07 GMT
Sudan urges cancellation of its debts
Foreign minister tells UN Sudan needs assistance to recover after critical oil revenue was lost when the South seceded.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2012 00:51 GMT
Sudan accused of cross-border shelling
South Sudan military spokesman says bombing by northern forces amounts to violation of a UN-backed ceasefire.
Last updated: 09 May 2012 23:31 GMT
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Journalism in Pakistan, a threatened existence
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Secret justice inside the EU courts
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Women take on the 'confidence gap'
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In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
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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