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A 'rare' Arab intellectual: Fouad Ajami (1945-2014)
Ajami condemned autocratic Arab governments and called on the West to confront what he called a 'culture of terrorism'.
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 12:13 GMT
N Korea deports detained US veteran
Merrill Newman had been detained for over a month on charges of "hostile acts" against the communist state.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2013 08:48 GMT
Why the democratic spring lies closer to Iran than to Egypt
Voting for Rouhani as an agent of change, however imperfect, was a more stable option than other alternatives.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 11:14 GMT
Obituary: Ghana's John Atta Mills
Former law professor-turned-president, credited for overseeing large oil production in Ghana, has died at 68.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 19:33 GMT
Facebook founder updates status to 'married'
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan tie the knot at a small ceremony in Palo Alto, California, capping a busy week.
Last updated: 20 May 2012 02:33 GMT
The shape of African American geopolitics
The Cold War era brought landmark gains in civil rights at the price of stunting black critique of foreign policy.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2012 11:43 GMT
Facebook plans $5bn stock market debut
Social networking site's long-awaited flotation would make it Silicon Valley's largest-ever initial public offering.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2012 18:40 GMT
Old methods for new drugs
Expenditures have increased and not the number of new medicines resulting from human-genome sequencing, says the author.
David C. Swinney
Last updated: 08 Dec 2011 09:08 GMT
Steve Jobs' life and work
Apple's legendary co-founder was known as "best of the best" - charismatic, visionary, perfectionist and ruthless.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2011 04:51 GMT
Facebook and Skype in video chat deal
New feature aimed at adding appeal to world's most used online social networking service.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2011 07:29 GMT
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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.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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Gaza through the distorted lens of French media
How will China deal with growing anger over pollution?
The hidden hands behind East-West tug of war in Ukraine
On men and war
The rape of Gaza
Russia: RIP freedom of speech?
In Pictures: Malaria outbreak in Indian state
With more than 100 dead, India's northeastern Tripura state continues to battle outbreak of mosquito-borne disease.
In Pictures: Ukraine's collateral damage
Around 800 people have lost their lives in the Ukrainian conflict since mid-April.
In Pictures: Gaza civilians pay price of war
Dozens of Palestinians wounded by Israeli bombings in Gaza are now seeking treatment at East Jerusalem hospitals.
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