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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
Iran: A victory of moderation?
With the real power still wielded by Iran's Supreme Leader, we analyse if Rouhani can bring about meaningful change.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 11:30 GMT
Choosing Iran's next president
We discuss what Iranians expect from their presidential candidates and how this vote will impact on their lives.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 11:59 GMT
Analysis: How sanctions rule Iranian politics
President Ahmadinejad is blamed for economic woes, but crushing sanctions will remain long after his departure.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 10:13 GMT
Q&A: Yusuf Islam on music and faith
Artist once known as Cat Stevens explains why he left music, why he returned and why his latest project tops the rest.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 10:35 GMT
Q&A: Hooman Majd on Iran and sanctions
Iranian-American author says sanctions are “turning into a form of collective punishment” against people in Iran.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2012 12:56 GMT
What is really happening in Iran?
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei may control the nuclear programme, but he lacks a critical mass of Iranians.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2012 15:43 GMT
Turmoil over Iran
Are Western nations fuelling hysteria against the Islamic Republic?
Last updated: 17 Feb 2010 14:43 GMT
The aftermath of civil war
Sri Lanka's civil war ended four months ago but nearly 300,000 people remain in IDP camps.
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Last updated: 14 Sep 2009 13:54 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
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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