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Online freedom: Who should control what?
We ask if the governments of the world are in danger of over regulating the use of the internet.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2012 12:53 GMT
Egypt: Return to Tahrir
Nine months after they toppled Mubarak, some protesters fear that their revolution is under threat from the military.
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Last updated: 22 Dec 2011 10:57 GMT
UAE pardons jailed activists
Emirates pardons five activists convicted previous day for insulting country's leadership, group's lawyer says.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2011 21:50 GMT
Prison terms for UAE activists over 'insult'
Five men sentenced to up to three years in jail for insulting leaders of the United Arab Emirates in online messages.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2011 13:53 GMT
Internet freedom initiative mere lip service?
The US and EU decry Syria's actions, but remain silent on the threats faced by bloggers in other Middle Eastern nations.
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 03 Nov 2011 14:53 GMT
Families plea for release of UAE activists
Joint appeal calls for Emirati authorities to halt activists' trial and release them, rights group says.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 07:32 GMT
UAE activists boycott 'unfair' trial
Five men charged with insulting officials refuse to attend hearing in trial rights group call "fundamentally unfair".
Last updated: 03 Oct 2011 03:46 GMT
Trial of UAE bloggers set to resume
Five bloggers arrested in April after calling for political reforms in the United Arab Emirates.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 04:44 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 grand failure of Israeli hasbara
Indonesia: Prabowo's last stand
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
Why are Palestinian voices excluded?
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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