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Missing Bahraini blogger surfaces in London
Opposition activist Ali Abdulemam, sentenced to 15 years in absentia, has reemerged after two years in hiding.
Last updated: 09 May 2013 13:44 GMT
Court delays Egypt brutality case verdict
Court postpones verdict on policemen charged over death of Khaled Said, whose case helped spark Egypt's revolution.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2011 08:33 GMT
Rights groups slam Bahraini crackdown
Bahrain denies claims by international NGOs that it has been targeting medical facilities and torturing activists.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2011 18:30 GMT
Syria urged to end deadly repression
Obama leads condemnation and accuses Damascus of seeking Iranian help as dozens reported killed in latest protests.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2011 08:28 GMT
World calls for the release of journalists
International Community signs petition for the immediate release of Al Jazeera Journalists held in Libya
Free the four
Last updated: 05 Apr 2011 15:33 GMT
Iran hangs two activists
Jafar Kazemi and Mohammad Ali Hajaghaei were executed for taking part in protests after the disputed 2009 elections.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2011 02:03 GMT
Saudi woman jailed for 'maid abuse'
Employer sentenced to three years in jail for beating Indonesian housemaid in a case that sparked international outcry.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2011 11:17 GMT
Iran halts hanging Kurdish student
The execution of Habibolah Latifi, accused of supporting a separatist group, has been called off, says lawyer.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2010 19:57 GMT
Gulf urged to protect workers
International Labour Organisation calls on Gulf states to reform labour laws governing millions of foreign workers.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2010 20:47 GMT
Fraud fears cloud Egypt vote
Residents set to vote in parliamentary polls following campaign marred by violence and crackdown on opposition.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2010 20:16 GMT
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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.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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