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Iran 1979: A revolution that shook the world
Celebrating its 35th anniversary, Iran's Islamic Revolution shocked the world and redrew the map of global alliances.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2014 08:08 GMT
Out of sight: Imprisoned in Iran
American-Iranians jailed in Iran suffer the brunt of the broken diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 04:53 GMT
Tehran bazaar reopens but tensions remain
Merchants reopen their shops under police supervision as some currency traders refuse to deal at official exchange rate.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2012 12:16 GMT
Algeria: A view from the forest
Officials' uncompromising approach to the felling of trees has ignited anti-colonist anger.
Muriam Haleh Davis
Last updated: 27 Sep 2011 15:57 GMT
Haleh Sahabi: Our Antigone in Tehran
Haleh Sahabi defied human law to defend moral, divine law; her life writing a heroic legend of the future.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 09:50 GMT
Iran says 'Mossad spy' hanged
Two men executed, one convicted of working for Mossad, the Israeli intelligence, the other for being an "enemy of God".
Last updated: 28 Dec 2010 10:15 GMT
Freed scholar leaves Iran
Iranian-American accused of conspiring against Tehran spent three months in jail.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2007 03:09 GMT
US scholar freed in Tehran
Iranian-American was accused of acting against Iran's national security.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2007 19:22 GMT
US scholar bailed in Tehran
Iranian-American has been accused of acting against Iran's national security.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2007 16:58 GMT
Iran airs US scholars 'confessing'
State TV shows clips of Iranian-Americans saying they spied on and acted against Iran.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2007 08:12 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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