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Iran opposition leader Mousavi 'hospitalised'
Mir Hossein Mousavi, leader of "Green movement", who contested Mahmoud Ahmedinejad's re-election, is reported to be ill.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2012 22:53 GMT
The plight of Qatar's migrant workers
A report says migrant workers in the country risk serious abuse in the run-up to the 2022 football World Cup.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2012 09:50 GMT
Jail sentence for Iranian dissident reported
Latest ruling against Abdolfattah Soltani, a prominent human-rights lawyer, cannot be appealed, his daughter says.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2012 01:08 GMT
Hana's hunger strike ends, but her punishment continues
Israel's forced relocation of activist simply expands the walls of her prison.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2012 12:23 GMT
What is really happening in Iran?
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei may control the nuclear programme, but he lacks a critical mass of Iranians.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2012 15:43 GMT
An Iraqi film hero in America
Filmmaker Oday Rasheed is in Manhattan for the opening of his new film - 'Qarantina'.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2012 09:41 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
Convicted Bahraini medics cry foul
Doctor-couple sentenced for abetting protests tells Al Jazeera that their trial was unfair.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2011 18:26 GMT
Iran's Khatami: The sound and the fury
Mohammad Khatami's recent conciliatory stance towards the Iranian government has alienated former supporters.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2011 13:30 GMT
Youngest MPs reject Afghan 'old guard'
Making use of grassroots campaigning, a new generation of candidates carve out a niche in parliament.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 16 Jul 2011 10:48 GMT
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Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
Globalisation has not reached Somalia, but 'junglification' has
Afghanistan will not be the next Iraq
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
William G Moseley
China's new territorial assertiveness
Richard Javad Heydarian
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
In Pictures: Ramadan where the sun never sets
How do Muslims north of the Arctic Circle participate in Ramadan?
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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