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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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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Is Britain only for the rich?
Climate activism: A change in approach?
Scotland and other nation-states that would be
Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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