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Uzbekistan boost World Cup hopes
Uzbeks battle the heat to beat Qatar in Doha as Australia edge a crucial win over Iraq in Asian qualifying.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2012 18:45 GMT
Becoming 'celebrity' chefs in the West Bank
Women in Aida refugee camp are supplementing family incomes by teaching foreigners how to cook local delicacies.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2012 13:07 GMT
Japan edge closer to World Cup berth
Asian champions extend their comfortable lead in Group B in World Cup Asian qualifying with 1-0 victory against Iraq.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2012 19:11 GMT
Qatar's women win more than gold
Al Jazeera meets Qatar's first female Olympic athletes and finds out why they are already winners.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2012 21:27 GMT
A different kind of Olympic victory
With all nations featuring female athletes, winning does not always mean celebrating with a gold medal around your neck.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 13:23 GMT
IOC in talks with Saudi over male-only team
Olympic Committee in talks with Riyadh after rights group criticises u-turn on decision to include female athletes.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2012 17:31 GMT
All nations could send women to Olympics
Saudi Arabia, Brunei and Qatar have never sent women to the Olympic Games but IOC say this could be thing of the past.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2012 20:23 GMT
Expats join Syrian revolution from afar
Subjected to brutal crackdowns, Syrian activists are getting help from an increasingly mobilised community in Canada.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2011 11:23 GMT
Egypt: An incomplete revolution
Egypt's military pardons two activists after public outcry, but thousands still seek justice in face of military trials.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2011 12:06 GMT
Egypt activist charged with inciting violence
Asmaa Mahfouz released from court on bail pending trial for "insulting military rulers and calling for armed operation".
Last updated: 14 Aug 2011 20:19 GMT
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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: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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