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Norway to jail Islamist cleric for five years
Oslo court orders sentences Iraqi-born cleric Mullah Krekar for making death threats against Norwegian officials.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2012 19:02 GMT
The chronicles of Saddam: Robert Manne, 'The Australian' and Iraq's WMD
A heated debate over the war in Iraq highlights the need for better, more critical political discourse in Australia.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 14:56 GMT
Death toll rises in Nigeria's Kano blasts
Medical sources say co-ordinated bombings and gunfire in country's second-largest city left at least 178 people dead.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 16:04 GMT
Nigeria's Kano under curfew after attacks
Locals told to stay inside until further notice after bombs and gunfire kill at least 24 people in northern city.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2012 13:54 GMT
Congo's flawed but necessary election
The UN and EU's decision not to send election monitors to DRC may place the country's third poll since 1960 in jeopardy.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2011 13:52 GMT
Tunisian parties agree power-sharing deal
Three major parties formally announce agreement on eve of constituent assembly's first meeting.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2011 02:05 GMT
Timeline: Tunisian elections
A look back at the nine months since massive protests toppled Tunisian ruler Ben Ali.
2011 Tunisia Election
Last updated: 27 Oct 2011 14:12 GMT
Damages for my unjust 'terror' arrest
A book available in the library called 'Al-Qaeda Training Manual' led to a student being arrested and incarcerated.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 10:55 GMT
Conservative Muslims clash with secularists in Tunisia
Tension over the place of religion in the North African country's public life is rising.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2011 22:38 GMT
'Islamist politicians' rise in Tunisia
Some secularists fear the newly found clout of religious parties in post-Ben Ali environment.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 18:38 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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