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Wresting Islam from Islamists
Muslims are contesting the rule of the Muslim Brotherhood and the tyranny of the clerical custodians in Egypt and Iran.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2013 08:38 GMT
Iran reports high turnout in parliament vote
Early results show victory for supporters of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, with officials claiming 64 per cent voter turnout.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2012 08:04 GMT
Iran election's initial results trickle in
Government claims 65 per cent turnout in poll for country's 290-member legislative assembly.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2012 11:43 GMT
Long history of Iran's opposition
A look at opposition groups in Iran since the 1979 revolution that toppled the Shah.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 15:33 GMT
Iran elections: Quotable quotes
As Iranians prepare to vote for parliament elections on March 2, we bring you snippets of outstanding remarks.
Last updated: 29 Feb 2012 14:13 GMT
Iran 'intensifying clampdown' ahead of vote
Amnesty says government has increased "wave of arrests" in attempt to curb free speech before assembly elections.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 12:27 GMT
Khamenei's power consolidation gambit
Recent insinuations by Ali Khameini shows a political struggle between the supreme leader and the president.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 10:18 GMT
Iran's opposition launches new manifesto
Despite internal conflict, members of Iran's Green Movement keep hope alive that their time will come.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2011 16:10 GMT
Arab Spring exposes Nasrallah's hypocrisy
The Shia leader is happy to support protesters in Bahrain and Egypt, but he won't criticise Syria's violent crackdown.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2011 16:15 GMT
The predicament of the Islamic Republic
Green Movement's focus on civil rights voids it of the appeal needed to spark an Arab Spring-like revolution.
Last updated: 14 May 2011 10:24 GMT
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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
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Palestine as an exclusively Jewish issue in the US
Afghanistan's fleeting 'Camelot' moment
Crackdown on journalists: State security vs human rights
Ukraine crisis: What's the UN doing about it?
Overcoming the Arab-Persian divide: Who owns the Gulf?
Remembering referendums: Tatarstan and Crimea
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
In Pictures: Indian Jewish tribe heads 'home'
Members from Bnei Menashe tribe, recognised by Israel as descendants of lost tribes, set to reunite with roots.
In Pictures: Palestinians celebrate Easter
Barred from accessing Jerusalem, Palestinian-Christians marked Easter holiday with a joyous parade in Ramallah.
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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