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Chinese city bans beards and veils on buses
Wearing of headscarves and niqabs also banned from public buses for security reasons in city in Muslim-majority region.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 20:59 GMT
Outcry over student arrested in Tajikistan
PhD student arrested while researching conflict management in the Central Asian country, now faces treason charges.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 10:57 GMT
China's Uighurs claim cultural 'genocide'
Why the Uighur people will continue to reject China's colonial and apartheid rule.
Alim A Seytoff
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 08:43 GMT
China charges Uighur academic with separatism
Professor at Beijing's Minzu University had challenged official version of several attacks allegedly involving Uighurs.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 22:56 GMT
Exiled Uighurs call for China reforms
As Communist Party Congress begins, members of the Muslim minority hope for better treatment from China's government.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2012 17:42 GMT
The harsh reality of China's Muslim divide
The Muslim Hui people have assimilated harmoniously with the Han majority, while Uighurs in the west have not.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2012 08:40 GMT
Uighur group 'regrets' photo error
Uighur leader admits photo used in Al Jazeera interview did not show Urumqi protests.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2009 12:07 GMT
Uighur exiles deny China riot claim
Heavy security on streets of Xinjiang after riots leave at least 156 people dead.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2009 05:13 GMT
Scores dead in Xinjiang riot
China blames Uighur exile groups for instigating clashes it says left at least 140 dead.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2009 12:15 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
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Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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