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'Living in hell'
A former resident of the Colony describes a childhood of sexual and physical abuse.
Al Jazeera Correspondent
Last updated: 07 Nov 2013 13:54 GMT
Deadly clashes in Cairo as Egyptians rally
Thousands of demonstrators hit streets of Cairo, Port Said and Alexandria calling for President Morsi's resignation.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2013 02:35 GMT
Pussy Riot punks compare trial to Stalin-era
Russian band, on trial for insulting President Putin, equates hearings with tribunals used by Soviet dictator Stalin.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 07:12 GMT
Russia jails Pussy Riot punk rockers
Three members of Russian punk band, dubbed "prisoners of conscience", elicit international support.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2012 10:14 GMT
Nakba Day: Returning to Lebanon's border
Survivors of Israeli shooting on the Lebanese border recount their stories, one year on.
Last updated: 18 May 2012 13:52 GMT
Meet the readers of Liberia's chalkboard news
A unique roadside news outlet provides daily local and global news to those who cannot afford a television or newspaper.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 13:03 GMT
Cuba rejects pope's plea for political reform
Pope Benedict XVI's appeals for greater openness are spurned by top official during visit to communist Caribbean island.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2012 10:42 GMT
'Underwear bomber' jailed for life
Nigerian man who attempted to blow up Detroit-bound airliner on Christmas Day in 2009 convicted after pleading guilty.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2012 08:27 GMT
Fifth column of the postmodern kind
Iranians supporting a military strike against their own country are brazen and hypocritical.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2011 15:19 GMT
Refugees in Lebanon react to Abbas visit
Palestinians in Beirut's Shatila refugee camp talk to Al Jazeera about the Palestinian Authority president's visit.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2011 13:48 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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