Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Sadr
1 - 7
Iraqi cleric Sadr retires from politics
Shia leader Muqtada al-Sadr says he will withdraw from politics and close his offices in a letter posted on his website.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 14:14 GMT
Allawi seeks Iraq support from Sadr
Former PM meets Shia leader in Syria for talks on formation of new government.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2010 20:43 GMT
Sadr urges Iraqi political progress
Shia leader meets Allawi in Syria for talks on negotiating formation of new government.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2010 19:19 GMT
Sadrists shun Iraq front-runners
Ex-prime minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari wins unofficial vote on who should be next PM.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2010 11:14 GMT
Sadrists close 'ballot' for Iraq PM
Results of unofficial plebiscite by election kingmaker due "in the next few days".
Last updated: 03 Apr 2010 17:47 GMT
Sadrists hold Iraqi PM poll
Shia leader organises "referendum" to find out who has support of the people.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2010 12:33 GMT
Anti-US base protest in Sadr City
Shia protesters demand that US troops withdraw from the neighbourhood.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2007 08:43 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
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.
join the #freeajstaff campaign
French combatants in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
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.
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions