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Turkish lorry drivers brave Iraq dangers
Drivers continue to make trips to Iraq despite kidnappings and violence in north of country.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 19:32 GMT
Iraq's Kurds push for independence referendum
Country moves step closer to breaking up as regional government's president calls for preparation for vote to begin.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 08:42 GMT
Sudanese woman appeals against death sentence
Lawyers for pregnant woman file appeal after she was sentenced to death for apostasy after marrying a Christian man.
Last updated: 26 May 2014 19:25 GMT
Critics say Egypt poll is foregone conclusion
Detractors say campaign for presidency is mere formality to lend legitimacy to 2013 overthrow of Mohamed Morsi by army.
Last updated: 21 May 2014 12:08 GMT
Unlikely alliance in Afghan presidential poll
US-educated academic and notorious warlord make a most unlikely team but their alliance could give them an edge.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2014 20:15 GMT
Holding democracy hostage in Afghanistan?
We discuss the reasons and repercussions of the latest Taliban attacks in the run-up to presidential elections.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 20:11 GMT
Afghan women's rights crucial poll topic
Several female candidates are on campaign trail trying to get more women involved in the April 5 election.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2014 17:01 GMT
Afghans struggle for affordable healthcare
Healthcare report examines how conflict, cost and distance are putting doctors out of reach in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 07:26 GMT
Afghanistan frees men seen as dangerous by US
President Karzai says release of 65 men from Bagram prison is of "no concern to the US" amid objections from US army.
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Last updated: 13 Feb 2014 15:19 GMT
Desperation grips Syrian city's residents
Fighting between al-Qaeda-linked group and rebels means supplies cannot reach civilians in northern city of al-Raqqa.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 19:54 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
'Nazis rape Brazil': The World Cup according to Twitter
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
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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