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Dubai arrests US man for internet parody
Shazanne Cassim is charged with violating UAE's cyberlaw after posting a video about youth culture in Dubai.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 17:15 GMT
Testing time for agriculture in Afghanistan
Better techniques give boost to production but weaning farmers away from lucrative poppy crop remains uphill battle.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 09:06 GMT
Helping Afghanistan's forgotten drug addicts
UN says only ten percent of Afghans with drug addiction have had any treatment, but one woman brings a promise of hope.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2013 12:01 GMT
Taliban issue strains Afghan-Pakistan ties
Hopes pinned on meeting in London between Karzai and Sharif to make progress in stalled Taliban peace talks.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 12:07 GMT
Afghan girl wins forced prostitution case
A teenage girl in Afghanistan has won a landmark appeal against family members who tried to force her into prostitution.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 03:02 GMT
China plays for energy in new Great Game
Stalled decade-long negotiations with Russia have led China to go energy shopping around the Caspian Sea.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2013 13:22 GMT
Afghan government aims to improve education
Government under President Karzai has been striving to improve both curriculum and access to education.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 11:25 GMT
Do-it-yourself cartography of the Middle East
The US news media offers blueprints for the dismemberment of the Middle East, writes author.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 18:23 GMT
Karzai rival seeks Afghan presidency again
Abdullah Abdullah lost out to Karzai in 2009, but is throwing his hat into the ring again.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 11:53 GMT
Afghans trade mines for vines
One American non-profit group works to help Afghans to clear farms from landmines and plant grapes vines instead.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 06:57 GMT
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Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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