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Obama and the limits of power
Will the Middle East pull-out and Asia pivot work?
Last updated: 28 Mar 2014 15:59 GMT
Oman: No Gulf-wide union for us
Yet Saudi prince says the union is 'inevitable' regardless of whether or not Oman joins.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2013 11:44 GMT
Shifting gear: Saudi women defy driving ban
Dozens of women took part in a "drive-in" protest, despite warnings from government, and mixed signals from the police.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2013 16:00 GMT
Saudis warned of backing women drivers online
Officials say cyber-laws banning political dissent could apply to anyone supporting women driving campaign.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2013 12:21 GMT
Saudi Arabia releases man jailed for tweets
Turki al-Hamad, who was arrested in December for tweets criticising Islamism, returns home, according to an activist.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 11:08 GMT
Saudi minister: US to remain energy dependent
Oil minister calls talk of US energy independence "naive", saying country will need Middle East oil long into future.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 20:30 GMT
Top Saudi cleric says Twitter is for clowns
Grand Mufti criticises microblogging website as a "a council for jokesters" and place for unjust and incorrect messages.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2013 19:06 GMT
Saudi Arabia arrests 18 suspected spies
Authorities arrest an Iranian, a Lebanese and 16 Saudis accused of being part of "foreign spy network".
Last updated: 19 Mar 2013 21:05 GMT
Saudi Arabia: Ray of light in climate fight?
Oil rich Gulf state seeks $109bn investment for solar energy, a move some say could revolutionise green power.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 13:36 GMT
Thousands gather to bury Saudi crown prince
Body of Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, kingdom's long-serving interior minister, repatriated ahead of funeral in Mecca.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2012 16:03 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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