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Wresting Islam from Islamists
Muslims are contesting the rule of the Muslim Brotherhood and the tyranny of the clerical custodians in Egypt and Iran.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2013 08:38 GMT
Egypt's sectarian playing field
Christian-Muslim clashes after the revolution came as a surprise, after living as peaceful neighbours.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2011 13:09 GMT
The sacred and the secular
A secular democratic state is needed to provide governance in the Muslim world.
Last updated: 09 May 2011 12:14 GMT
Why Egypt's progressives win
Suleiman considers the business fraternity friendly, but it is the nation's women and youth who are driving the unrest.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2011 12:30 GMT
Iran's slow revolution
Six months after protests rocked Iran, what has happened to the Green Movement?
Last updated: 12 Dec 2009 10:02 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Barbarities in Jerusalem and the reasons why
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
'Bajbouj': Old leader, new Tunisia
Analysis: Qatar's foreign policy - the old and the new
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
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