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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
New protests erupt in Yemen
Activists calling for the ouster of president clash with government supporters in Sanaa.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2011 13:06 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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