Our special coverage of the closest race for years
Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Sanctions haven't turned Iranians against the government - worse, failed Arab uprisings have turned them off dissent.
30 Mar 2015 08:49 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Iran, Hassan Rouhani, US
The geopolitics of the Middle East are being re-written before our very eyes, yet no one is truly at the helm.
30 Mar 2015 07:18 | Politics, Middle East, Iran, Hassan Rouhani
Don't expect Arab leaders to take responsibility for the dreadful situation they helped bring about.
29 Mar 2015 14:08 | Politics, Middle East, Yemen, Arab League, Saudi Arabia
Opponents of diplomacy can rest easy - a nuke deal will not automatically mean a US-Iran rapprochement.
30 Mar 2015 09:14 | Politics, Middle East, Iran, Hassan Rouhani, US
Iraqi Kurds are still frustrated by the slow arrival of armaments and equipment from the United States.
29 Mar 2015 06:49 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Iraq, ISIL, Peshmerga
Washington has been standing in the way of business for years.
29 Mar 2015 08:41 GMT | Politics, Asia, China
A historical counter-narrative is emerging in Australia.
29 Mar 2015 12:21 GMT | Human Rights, Politics, Asia Pacific, Australia
Iranians embrace #NailTheDeal hashtag campaign in support of an agreement over the nuclear talks in Lausanne.
28 Mar 2015 08:33 GMT | Politics, Middle East, US, Hassan Rouhani, Iran
This may well be Nigeria's closest presidential election ever.
28 Mar 2015 07:35 GMT | Politics, Africa, Nigeria Decides, Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan
The crippling of Iran's economy has had severe consequences for its healthcare system.
28 Mar 2015 07:27 GMT
Saudi Arabia may balk at an Iran-backed actor gaining legitimacy through talks but it has little choice in the long run.
27 Mar 2015 08:20 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Iran
Will Canadians look over their shoulders as government funds drone surveillance technology?
27 Mar 2015 09:39 GMT | Politics, Canada
The success of future pipelines and rail networks depends on the security situation in the South Caucasus.
27 Mar 2015 08:50 GMT | Politics, Silk Road, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Georgia
For more than 30 years, the Saudis have been engaged in a strategic rivalry with Iran for influence in the Middle East.
26 Mar 2015 14:14 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Yemen, Iran
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America