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Amal Clooney's great Acropolis adventure
The Greek government wants the Elgin Marbles back - can Amal Clooney help or is it just a PR stunt?
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 17:06 GMT
Qatar forfeit basketball game in hijab row
Women's team at the 2014 Asian Games withdraw from their opening match after being refused permission to wear head scarf
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 12:52 GMT
Yemeni women fight for greater representation
Despite a precarious 30 percent quota for women in government, Yemeni activists say women's rights have been sidelined.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 10:08 GMT
Appeal filed over jailed Al Jazeera staff
Lawyers for the three journalists imprisoned in Egypt say there were several breaches of process in their trial.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 14:48 GMT
Palestinians find shelter at Gaza hospital
With emergency shelters overcrowded, displaced Palestinian families have sought refuge at Gaza City's Shifa hospital.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 10:11 GMT
Tripoli residents caught in violent clashes
Hundreds have fled Libya's capital, as fighting between rival militias has cut electricity, fuel, and water supplies.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 11:01 GMT
New law to end sexual harassment in Egypt
A new law is but a first step to fight Egypt's epidemic of sexual assaults.
Al Jazeera staff
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 13:43 GMT
Netanyahu rolls out new roadblock to peace
Demand that Palestinians recognise Israel as a Jewish state is new cornerstone of Israeli diplomacy.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2014 11:15 GMT
Egypt court jails activists over protests
Three leading activists sentenced to three years in prison over illegal protests, the latest move in widening crackdown.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2013 20:57 GMT
Egypt aims for revolution in desert farming
Water scarcity prompts farmers to use an ancient technique in pursuit of sustainable agriculture.
Leyland Cecco and Michael Fox
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 14:45 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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