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Can Iran convince its brainiacs to return?
Iran's government has shifted its take on 'brain drain' but is the change enough to reverse the flow?
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 08:06 GMT
The Islamic Revolution turns 35
After so many years, has the Revolution in Iran achieved its goals?
Last updated: 11 Feb 2014 19:42 GMT
What do Obama and Rouhani have in common?
The US and Iran resemble each other in stunning ways.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 12:19 GMT
Rafsanjani and Khamenei: The Rouhani element
Rouhani's victory was a decisive win for Rafsanjani in his power struggle with the Supreme Leader, but what's next?
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:03 GMT
Popular protests: Not the first time
President Obama finds himself in a similar situation to that of Jimmy Carter during the hostage crisis.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2012 14:24 GMT
Beyond Insulting the Prophet: Defying Hypocrisies East and West
Rulers of Iran and Syria "exaggerate the significance" of the film to divert attention from their own problems.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 10:30 GMT
The mother of the world: The birth of Egypt's democracy
This election is not a 'referendum' on the revolution, but a step in the only direction possible: forward.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2012 22:17 GMT
Merci, Monsieur Badiou
Secular fanaticism must be exposed for its own hatred and xenophobia, and get over the old cliches of East and West.
Last updated: 22 May 2012 20:59 GMT
The fact and fiction of revolutions
For the fiction that will arise from the Arab Spring, the pain of the past must be wedded to the hope of the present.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 17:13 GMT
Debunking the Rafsanjani myth
The former hero of the Islamic Revolution in Iran has been consumed by his own mythos and cast out.
Ali Reza Eshraghi
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012 17:02 GMT
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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
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.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
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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