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Bahrain court denies parole for activist
Court rules that Nabeel Rajab, jailed for organising and participating in protests, is not eligible for early release.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 16:30 GMT
Assange to publish 'million more files'
WikiLeaks founder says his work "will not be cowed", as his whistleblowing site promises to publish more documents.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2012 08:32 GMT
Several arrested after Bahrain protests
Security forces fire tear gas and expand patrols in Manama after clashes with protesters, government says.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 06:49 GMT
Morsi in Tehran: Crossing the boundaries
With all its uncertainties, Egypt has emerged as a moral voice from the heart of its revolution, writes Dabashi.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2012 09:57 GMT
Tens of thousands join protest in Bahrain
Anti-government protesters demand release of prisoners in the first permitted demonstration since June.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2012 23:31 GMT
Ecuadorians rally behind Assange asylum bid
Large crowd marches in capital to support granting political asylum to the WikiLeaks founder, who fears US prosecution.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2012 12:22 GMT
Assange calls on US to end 'witchhunt'
WikiLeaks founder, granted political asylum by Ecuador, fears extradition to United States for espionage prosecution.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 13:33 GMT
Teenager killed by riot police in Bahrain
Activists say 16-year-old was beaten by security forces, while interior ministry says he attacked police.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2012 03:20 GMT
Bahraini activist jailed for three years
Nabeel Rajab given one year for each of three cases related to participating in peaceful protests in island kingdom.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 12:12 GMT
US politicians urge Bahrain to free activist
Members of Congress write to the government urging release of Nabeel Rajab and others jailed over free-speech cases.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2012 12:42 GMT
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