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Palestinian activism grows at US universities
Despite heavy backlashes, academic institutions are increasingly endorsing boycotts against Israel's occupation.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 08:47 GMT
Bangladesh mired in political violence
Recent political violence has claimed 50 lives and injured 2,000 people.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2013 08:06 GMT
South Africa bears down on al-Shabab
After Kenya attack, authorities are ramping up investigations into the expat Somali community.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 09:38 GMT
Questioning Israel's nuclear ambiguity policy
Doubts raised over logic of Israel's decades-long nuclear ambiguity policy following regional developments.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 17:32 GMT
Seoul overcome Iranian opposition
In the Asian Champions League quarter-finals, Seoul take a 2-0 advantage over Esteghlal into second leg in Tehran.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 15:47 GMT
Israel's chemical arsenal under new scrutiny
A plan to inspect and destroy Syria's chemical weapons has focused new attention on Israel's undeclared WMDs.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2013 11:41 GMT
Iranians under the Islamic regime: more or less religious?
The Islamic regime claims that Iranians have become more religious; its opponents argue the opposite.
Ali Reza Eshraghi
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 11:09 GMT
Iran's candidates use forbidden media
Iran's state candidates use the social media space that is increasingly cracked down upon by the government.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 16:51 GMT
Iran holds presidential debate on economy
Debate's format, particularly multiple choice section on how to run country, prompts derision from the eight candidates.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 21:16 GMT
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa: Surprises in the offing?
Wracked by violence and ineffective governance, Pakistan's northwest could well throw up an electoral surprise or two.
Last updated: 06 May 2013 18:57 GMT
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In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
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Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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