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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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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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