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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.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 10:27 GMT
Bahrain arrests top human rights activist
Maryam al-Khawaja, who campaigns against abuse in Gulf state, charged with insulting king and assault on arrival.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 08:14 GMT
Syrian women vie for few jobs in Lebanon
A lack of employment opportunities pushes Syrian refugees to opt for informal jobs, leaving them open to exploitation.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 08:52 GMT
Somali women struggle to make it in politics
Despite threats, clan politics and marginalisation, some Somali women hope to change the country's political culture.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2014 10:30 GMT
Syrian refugees seek sanctuary in Morocco
Hundreds of refugees have entered Morocco across the Algerian border, with many aiming to reach European shores.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 12:32 GMT
Zuma scandal: Home Truths?
South Africa's president stands accused of using millions in state funds for private residence.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 19:28 GMT
Eyes of Nuba
Armed with a camera, Ahmed Khatir sets out to tell the story of a war that hardly anyone has heard of.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2014 10:25 GMT
Moroccans protest pedophile pardon
Decision by King Mohammed VI to pardon a Spanish child molester has sparked angry demonstrations in Morocco.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 11:46 GMT
Response to Al Jazeera: Article on South Africa 'far from reality'
An Al Jazeera feature published on June 6 paints an incorrect picture of the state of social relations in South Africa.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2013 13:41 GMT
Fighting poverty in the Arab world: With soap operas?
"Edutainment soap operas" have often helped bring about critical behavioural changes around the world, writes Semlali.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2013 11:49 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
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US sectarianism: A nation still divided
Khaled A Beydoun
A very secular jihad
Ferguson exposes a crisis in the US
Jason A Johnson
Iran talks: Hardliners and the shifting deadline
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