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Q&A: Iraq elections explained
Iraqi analyst Zaid al-Ali explains the political and security context within which residents will cast their votes.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 10:04 GMT
Iraq elections unlikely to bridge sectarian divide
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is accused of marginalising Sunni and Kurdish voices ahead of April 30 vote.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 06:41 GMT
Iraqi Kurds voice scepticism over elections
Amid tensions with Baghdad, Kurdish voters seem largely pessimistic that forthcoming vote will change the status quo.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 12:14 GMT
What was Rumi talking about?
Sufi poetry has been largely misunderstood by modern pop culture.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 12:33 GMT
Iraqi Kurdistan: Old structures, new realities
How Talabani's continued absence from the political scene and the PUK's decline may rock the peace in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 11:32 GMT
The rise of Syria's Kurds
Kurds declare autonomous zone in northern Syria despite some objections from brethren in Iraq.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 12:48 GMT
Sudanese play satirises Arab Spring
"The Regime Wants" is a new play poking fun at dictators in the fictional state of Majamrata with obvious implications.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2013 11:16 GMT
Bangladesh Premier League under spotlight
Following IPL corruption scandals, the ICC is now looking into allegations against former captain Mohammad Ashraful.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 14:52 GMT
US 'shock and audit' over Iraq expenses
Unsparing analysis of $60bn spent 'rebuilding' Iraq lays bare the waste trail that may lead all the way to Afghanistan.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 09:24 GMT
Iran criticises Arab League over Syria
Tehran says the pan-Arab bloc's decision to hand over seat to Syrian opposition is "dangerous behaviour".
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 09:19 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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