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Yemeni Shia gathering hit by suicide attack
Bomb-laden vehicle smashes into school in northern al-Jawf province where Shia rebels had gathered for prayers.
Last updated: 25 May 2012 18:59 GMT
Kidnapped Lebanese men 'safe and well'
Syrian Islamist "mediating" in crisis expects video of Shia pilgrims seized in Aleppo to be released soon.
Last updated: 24 May 2012 15:52 GMT
'Several injured' in Bahrain clashes
Opposition protesters clash with police for a second day outside the capital, Manama.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2011 03:20 GMT
Nobel laureate urges Yemen crackdown probe
Tawakkul Karman calls for International Criminal Court to investigate violent suppression of dissent by president.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2011 20:23 GMT
Yemen's Saleh decrees 'general amnesty'
Contentious pardon comes as fighting between Shia Houthis and Sunni Salafis reportedly grips northern Saada province.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2011 22:08 GMT
Saudi police on high alert
Saudi police take precaution and put up checkpoints following violence that took place in east of the country.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2011 18:49 GMT
Saudi security forces 'fire on protesters'
Reports of one person dead and several wounded as police use live rounds to break up demonstration in Eastern Province.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2011 09:50 GMT
Bahrain frees activists held after UN sit-in
Authorities free three women who staged a sit-in at UN offices in Mamana amid calls from the US for dialogue.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 13:38 GMT
Yemen's Shia dilemma
Shia Muslims say they are facing persecution from the authorities, including raids on homes and torture.
Last updated: 24 May 2011 16:35 GMT
US 'exploited' Iraq communal strife
US military deliberately sent Shia and Kurdish commandoes into Sunni areas for torture, Wikileaks documents show.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2010 13:13 GMT
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In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
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Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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