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Fans of the contest have descended in droves on Azerbaijan's capital Baku, where 300 families were forcibly evicted to make way for the contest site.

Last Modified: 25 May 2012 00:17

Former oil baron, in jail for nine years now, tells Al Jazeera there is now a demand for modern state institutions and for political competition in Russia.

Last Modified: 21 May 2012 20:52

The former Bosnian-Serb military commander appears proud and defiant, not once showing signs of regret as he stands trial for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

Last Modified: 17 May 2012 17:04

I'm walking late at night up the side of Syntagma Square. There, just across the road from the Greek parliament, stands a prostitute, self-consciously overdressed and waiting for clients.

Last Modified: 11 May 2012 18:29