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Egypt needs a new social covenant
Egyptians need to negotiate with each other for a new social covenant of mutual acceptance and cohesion.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 07:38 GMT
US shutdown erodes confidence in government
Public approval of the US Congress drops to a record low as the government shut-down continues.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 10:04 GMT
PUI in South Africa: The new initials of desperation
The political transition of the early 90s was not accompanied by a social and economic transformation in South Africa.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2012 05:48 GMT
US army allows uniforms in gay pride parade
US service members are allowed to march in uniform in a gay pride parade for the first time in U.S. history.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 06:58 GMT
Small drop in US jobless to 8.2 per cent
Growth comes at slower pace than expected, keeping door open for central bank to inject more money into ailing economy.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 06:02 GMT
Obama's Iran choice
Instead of choosing between war or sanctions, which would be a political lose-lose, the US president should negotiate.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 18:10 GMT
Obama backs envoy after Israel remarks
President's opponents called for US envoy to Belgium to be fired over comments linking Israeli actions to anti-Semitism.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2011 05:01 GMT
9/11's self-inflicted wounds are the worst
Treating the perpetrators of 9/11 as criminals, not warriors, could have radically altered the the last decade.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 13:35 GMT
Poll dancing in Cairo
Egyptians generally believe things are looking up after Mubarak, but fears over security and poverty remain.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2011 16:59 GMT
Bin Laden's death boosts Obama's popularity
By acting tough on "security" issues, Obama will have more room to maneuver politically, advancing US soft-power.
Last updated: 07 May 2011 12:54 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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