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China 'must approve' new Dalai Lama
Beijing warns it will not recognise reincaration that does not have its endorsement.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2009 06:41 GMT
China snubs US over Dalai Lama
Beijing pulls out of Iran talks to protest against US medal for Tibetan leader.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2007 11:08 GMT
Saudi businesswomen win elections
Two Saudi businesswomen have swept to a surprise victory in chamber of commerce elections in the first polls in which women stood as candidates in the conservative Muslim kingdom.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2005 17:24 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Nelson Mandela's legacy
Al Jazeera showcases the life of Nelson Mandela
In Pictures: Mandela's life
The South African leader rose from rural obscurity to become one of the world's most respected and loved figures.
In Pictures: Remembering Nelson Mandela
Former South African President Nelson Mandela dies peacefully at his Johannesburg home. He was 95.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Charity is not a substitute for justice
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
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