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The mysterious fall and rise of the Arab crime novel
Why are gentleman-thieves and murder mysteries making a comeback in Arabic popular fiction?
Marcia Lynx Qualey
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 07:23 GMT
Egyptian court postpones Mubarak verdict
Ruling in retrial of ex-president and defendants accused of corruption and killing of protesters delayed until November.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2014 09:11 GMT
Abbas: Israel waging war of genocide in Gaza
Palestinian president, speaking at UN General Assembly, vows to pursue Israeli leaders for war crimes.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2014 05:22 GMT
Women's rights: Engaging the other half of the population
The empowerment of women must be the foundation for development across the world.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 12:47 GMT
Gaza: Inspiring new forms of resistance?
Gaza's 'war artists' adapt to occupation by using technology to create and share.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 06:49 GMT
Abbas to reveal plan at UN to end occupation
The Palestinian president is expected to address the UN with a new proposal for the creation of a Palestinian state.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 08:59 GMT
Egypt NGOs 'robbed of independence'
Human rights groups have decried Egypt's enforcement of 2002 law that gives the government control over NGOs.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2014 11:27 GMT
Policemen killed in blast near Egypt ministry
Bombing kills two police officers in Cairo's Boulaq Abu Eila neighbourhood, interior ministry statement says.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2014 06:40 GMT
Israel claims mortar fired from Gaza
Hamas questions whether the attack has in fact taken place and re-iterates its commitment to the truce.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 20:40 GMT
Brotherhood leader jailed for 25 years
Egypt sentences Mohamed Badie and 14 others for murder and inciting violence in July last year.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 01:36 GMT
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Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
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A soft approach to returning British fighters
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Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
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Cuba's war on Ebola
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Investing in Africa on its own terms
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Libya: The war nobody can win
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