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Inside Egypt's prisons
An investigation into some of the most notorious jails in the Arab world.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 11:19 GMT
Local charity toils to help displaced Iraqis
Al Rahma organisation struggles to provide aid to hundreds of Iraqis in Khanaqeen forced to flee violence.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 02:16 GMT
Iraq's Kurds push for independence referendum
Country moves step closer to breaking up as regional government's president calls for preparation for vote to begin.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 08:42 GMT
Egypt votes in presidential poll
Egyptians head to the polls as opposition calls for nationwide boycott of the election.
Last updated: 27 May 2014 03:34 GMT
Qatar announces changes to labour law
Plan to abolish sponsorship system and exit permits for expats unveiled, but no timeline set for implementation.
Last updated: 15 May 2014 20:00 GMT
Turkish minister defends Youtube blackout
EXCLUSIVE: Turkish foreign minister says international firms operating in Turkey must do so within the law, or face ban.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2014 22:48 GMT
Probe identifies suspects over Lockerbie bomb
Al Jazeera uncovers evidence Iran's secret service and a Palestinian group were behind bombing of Pan Am flight 103.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2014 13:54 GMT
Egyptian prisoners decry conditions
Leaked testimonies describe arbitrary arrests, forced confessions, torture and filthy conditions in overcrowded cells.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 01:06 GMT
Syrian rebels claim making gains in Hama
Opposition fighters advance on government-held positions after receiving artillery weapons and rockets.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 20:21 GMT
Turkish police use force to break up protests
Protests turn violent as police fire tear gas and water cannons at protesters marching to parliament in Ankara.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2014 18:43 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
Can Beppe Grillo's internet democracy work?
The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
Indonesia: Prabowo's last stand
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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