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Jordan King given further exclusive powers
Royal decree allowing King Abdullah to choose army and security chiefs raises fears in delay of democratisation efforts.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 10:17 GMT
Jordan, Egypt criticised for policy over Gaza
Jordan blocked anti Israeli demonstration while Egypt is dragging its feet on mediation efforts.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2014 11:48 GMT
Egypt to 'escalate' Ethiopian dam dispute
While construction of Africa's largest hydroelectric dam continues apace, downstream neighbour Egypt is crying foul.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2014 08:49 GMT
New parliament elected in Jordan polls
56 percent of the country's 2.3 million registered voters took part in parliamentary poll boycotted by opposition.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2013 05:39 GMT
Jordanians vote in parliamentary polls
Muslim Brotherhood and four smaller parties boycott polls government touts as milestone in country's democracy process.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 17:59 GMT
Jordan protesters intensify call for reform
Crowds gather in the capital Amman for a fourth day, demonstrating against cooking gas and petrol price increases.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2012 16:42 GMT
Jordan vows 'iron fist' response to unrest
Authorities warn of heavy crackdown on riots after attack on police during protests over fuel price rises.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 21:40 GMT
Jordan violence escalates during second night
Police stations come under fire as anger grows over fuel price hikes in the kingdom.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 06:22 GMT
An apathetic Egypt counts presidential votes
Officials say turnout in presidential runoff was lower than first round; final results expected later this week.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2012 22:32 GMT
Borneo tribes lose appeal for ancestral land
Malaysia's highest court dismisses indigenous people's appeal for rights against eviction to make way for a mega-dam.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2011 01:37 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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