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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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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
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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