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Top Brotherhood leader arrested in Egypt
Mohamed el-Beltagy detained by police in Giza, state television reports, after weeks spent in hiding.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 00:07 GMT
Egypt declares state of emergency
Announcement comes amid security crackdown on pro-Morsi protesters that has left at least 149 people dead nationwide.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2013 18:24 GMT
Singing Palestine: Rim Banna
Rim Banna has given melodic interpretations to the suffering of Palestinians and their defiant hopes and aspirations.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 06:41 GMT
Egypt's revolution reloaded?
President Morsi's sacking of his defence minister propels the Egyptian revolution into a new, pivotal phase.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 18:48 GMT
How Nasser shaped the Arab Spring
Similar tactics of oppression have been used by the leadership of Egypt and Syria to weaken the will of their people.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2012 10:27 GMT
Egypt's feminists prepare for a long battle
Women in the country say their struggle for equal rights is universal, whether the Islamists or military are in charge.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 15:31 GMT
Egypt: The revolution that shame built
Although Bouazizi's self-immolation mobilised a nation, Egyptians would need to exercise a different tactic for change.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 07:56 GMT
EU awards Arab Spring activists
The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought awarded to five, including Tunisian Mohamed Bouazizi.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2011 16:41 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
Arab Spring activists win human rights award
Activists, including Tunisian fruit seller whose death sparked uprisings, awarded European parliament's Sakharov Prize.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2011 20:03 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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