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Pakistani justice: A dysfunctional system?
Controversy over nine-month-old baby charged with attempted murder brings criminal justice system into question.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 18:36 GMT
Pakistan's Musharraf indicted for treason
Court issues indictment and dismisses his appeal to travel, saying he needs government permission to leave Pakistan.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 17:35 GMT
Syria rivals declare impasse in peace talks
Government and opposition delegates say negotiations are deadlocked, as Russia and US trade blame for talks' failure.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 03:07 GMT
Fighting rages in Syria despite peace talks
Warplanes pound rebel-held town amid reports of death toll peaking on the ground as Geneva talks continue.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 20:33 GMT
Blaze kills pilgrims in Saudi Arabia's Medina
Egyptians said to be among the dead after fire blamed on maintenance work engulfs hotel in Islam's second holiest city.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2014 02:46 GMT
Somalis balk at plans for Ethiopian troops
Thousands of Ethiopians will be deployed as part of an African Union peacekeeping mission, worrying many in Somalia.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 12:42 GMT
Deadly blasts hit Pakistan cinema
Attack in Peshawar neighbourhood targeted earlier in September, comes as government weighs talks with Pakistani Taliban.
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Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 02:24 GMT
Horrors of Syria's prisons visit Geneva
Syrian government officials deny existence of tens of thousands of political prisoners reportedly held in custody.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2014 22:16 GMT
Syria's warring sides reach deal on Homs
Government says women and children free to leave Syrian city's besieged centre, in first sign of Geneva talks' progress.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2014 07:07 GMT
Syria: Women and children can leave Homs
Government says women and children in besieged parts of the city can go 'immediately'.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2014 01:58 GMT
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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
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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