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The leaked questions and the real exams, side by side.
The leaked questions and the real exams, side by side.
The leaked questions and the real exams, side by side.
Cheater's Anonymous:

In Iraqi Kurdistan, Final Exam Questions Sold for $100, Posted On Facebook

Saman Omer
As Iraqi Kurdish students prepared to take final exams, many found they could read all about the upcoming tests online and cheat if they wished. But where were the stolen exams coming from?
The Beer Essentials:

How To Get An (Illegal) Drink During Ramadan In Northern Iraq

Maaz Farhan
Every year during Ramadan, the liquor stores in some parts of Iraqi Kurdistan close their doors out of respect to the pious. But there are always ways to get a beer.
Mother’s Helper:

In Kirkuk, The Midwife Knows Best

Samar Rabea1
Cheaper, more comfortable, less crowded and trusted: Just some of the reasons Kirkuk women are turning to midwives rather than state hospitals. But, doctors warn, there are dangers too.
Mosul Talks:

Bringing The City Back Will Take Time, International Aid Orgs Agree

Awara Hamid
In April this year, international organisations held a conference on how media development could help resuscitate the northern city of Mosul, which was under extremist rule for around three years.
Stamped With Tradition:

The Trials And Tribulations Of One Of Basra’s Longest-Serving Postmen

Saleem al-Wazzan
Despite e-mail, one of Basra’s longest serving posties still brings the mail. He’s been through wars, invasions and regime change and exchanged letters with everyone from Sophia Loren to Muammar Gaddafi.
Save The Animals:
In Northern Iraq, It's A Dog's Life
5.10.2017  |  Society
Pictures posted by a Baghdad restaurant that took up one of the challenges.
Truth, Dare, Promise:
Iraqis Fascinated By Online ‘Challenge’ Phenomenon
4.10.2017  |  Society
Climate Change:
In Basra, Fighting Rising Temps With Trees
21.09.2017  |  Society
The room where the incident occurred
Domestic Violence
Desperate Father Brutally Burns Family In Mosul
13.09.2017  |  Society
No Ordinary Bumper Sticker:
In Basra, The Personal Stories Behind Vehicular Slogans
31.08.2017  |  Society
Experimental Performances:
Iraq Proves Perfect Setting For ‘Theatre Of The Oppressed’
24.08.2017  |  Society
A Different Kind Of First Aid:
The Mosul Youth Who Are Rescuing Books And Music
23.08.2017  |  Society
Janat Mohammed hard at work on a living room ensemble.
Powerful Tools:
Meeting Diwaniya’s Only Female Furniture Maker
20.07.2017  |  Society
Environmental Issues:
Iraqi Kurdistan’s Lone Water Keeper
19.07.2017  |  Society
In some parts of the Middle East, exotic cats are a status symbol. Iraqis are getting in on the act too.
Kings Of The Concrete Jungle:
Baghdad’s Trendiest New Pet
11.05.2017  |  Society
Like A Vegetable Market:
Dhi Qar’s New Airport Mocked By Iraqis
27.04.2017  |  Society
 (photo: عبد الله العنزي)
Monumental Error:
Baghdad’s Best Known Statue In Danger Of Collapse
20.04.2017  |  Society