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Australia knock out holders Iraq
Header from striker Harry Kewell deep into extra time gives Socceroos first Asian Cup semi-final appearance.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2011 17:18 GMT
Iraq and Iran meet 'as friends'
Teams play down memories of Iran-Iraq war ahead of their opening match in Asian Cup Group D.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2011 18:53 GMT
Japan eye Asian Cup glory
Blue Samurai gunning for fourth continental trophy as Qatar prepares to show it can host international football event.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2011 04:48 GMT
Iraq appoint coach for Cup defence
German Wolfgang Sidka to lead team as they defend Asian Cup in Qatar next year.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2010 09:59 GMT
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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.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
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.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
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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