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New law to end sexual harassment in Egypt
A new law is but a first step to fight Egypt's epidemic of sexual assaults.
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Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 13:43 GMT
Children's rights ignored in Egypt crackdown
Minors are being held alongside adults in jail, where allegations of beatings and torture are common.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 16:13 GMT
Egypt's sexual assault epidemic
Women at Egypt's protests often must fight more than the political cause that brought them into the streets.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2013 10:57 GMT
Kenyan women march towards political equality
More women than ever before will take seats in the next parliament, but equal representation is a still a long way off.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 13:14 GMT
Augusta National welcomes women members
For the first time in its 80-year history, the home of the Masters golf tournament has admitted two female members.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 16:19 GMT
The Arab Awakening
The uprising that has spanned two continents, toppled three regimes and involved millions of people is our No. 1.
Al Jazeera top 10 2011
Last updated: 27 Dec 2011 20:09 GMT
Explainer: Egypt's crowded political arena
At least 40 parties and 6,000 candidates have registered to run, but will they deliver change or more of the same?
Last updated: 17 Nov 2011 11:30 GMT
Rural Thais roar to political forefront
The landslide victory of a young, female leader and her populist campaign could drastically alter the polarised nation.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2011 17:45 GMT
Profile: Suzanne Mubarak
Suzanne Mubarak, Egypt's former first lady, is detained and under investigation for corruption-related charges.
Last updated: 14 May 2011 07:28 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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