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Blue LED inventors win physics Nobel
Sweden honours two Japanese and one American scientists for the invention of energy-saving blue light-emitting diodes.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 17:55 GMT
Gaza: A turning point?
Is the Gaza war more of the same or a turning point in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
Last updated: 25 Jul 2014 09:38 GMT
Majoritarian democracy vs republican democracy
The road to democracy is a process not an event, and will require an ongoing struggle.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2014 08:24 GMT
Celebrating water cooperation: Red Sea to Dead Sea
Israel-Palestine Joint Water Committee's work has been referred to as 'water apartheid', and 'pretence of cooperation'.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2014 10:48 GMT
The new American Idol: Should the US rule the world?
A new article makes the case for the US as the world's de facto government.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 16:53 GMT
Repudiating fanaticism after the Westgate Mall massacre
It is cultural and political tensions that give rise to fanaticism and lead to atrocities, not religion.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 11:25 GMT
Syria: Whose voice shouts loudest?
As debate rages over 'intervention', the Syrian people are the victims of a legacy of colonialism.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 14:43 GMT
Snowden's Asylum: 'It's the law, stupid'
It should be made clear that Russia has no legal, political or moral duty to turn Snowden over to American authorities.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 14:15 GMT
What the appointment of Martin Indyk as US special envoy tells us
Appointing the former ambassador to Israel for Israel-Palestine negotiations was nothing beyond the usual status quo.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 14:26 GMT
Tears for ‘The Arab Spring’?: Recalling the Orientalist overview
Though recents events maybe cause for concern for the future of the Arab revolutions, there is still much to champion.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 13:11 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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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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