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Rafsanjani and Khamenei: The Rouhani element
Rouhani's victory was a decisive win for Rafsanjani in his power struggle with the Supreme Leader, but what's next?
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:03 GMT
Rafsanjani backs Rouhani for Iran presidency
Former president says his moderate ally Hassan Rouhani is "more suitable" than others to lead the country.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 17:22 GMT
Profiles: Iran's presidential candidates
The June 14 election campaigns will likely focus on the economy, as eight men seek the required majority to win.
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Iran Elections 2013
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 08:42 GMT
Rafsanjani ousted from Iranian post
'Moderate' former president steps down as head of state body, a move which seems to tighten hardliners' grip on power.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011 17:16 GMT
Supreme leader under pressure
Iran's real political battle is being fought far away from the street protests.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2009 20:26 GMT
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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.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Sudan: Failure to talk?
East Ukraine crisis and the 'fascist' matrix
Lessons from beyond the mass grave
Algeria: The challenge of poor choices
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Israeli military courts: Masquerading as justice?
Celebrating the debris of Greek democracy
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
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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