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Norway: Muslims and metaphors
After the Norway attacks, as after many others, Muslims were the first to be blamed.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 12:59 GMT
Adunis, the revolutionary poet
Syrian poet Adunis may be at the heart of modern Arabic poetry, yet the Arab Spring has consigned him to irrelevance.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2011 12:56 GMT
Libya: Making something out of nothing
The entire Western narrative on Libya is misleading, framed by an Orientalist discourse, scholar argues.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2011 12:06 GMT
The pen versus the sword
The Gaddafis enjoyed a political facelift from the West whilst carefully avoiding blowback - until now.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011 15:32 GMT
Understanding the Muslim world
New generation of scholars abandoning theories that have long dominated academic discourse.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 13:33 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
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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