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Terrorism: The legacy of US war in Iraq
The US, as global policeman, is no different from any other imperial power when asserting its influence.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 08:26 GMT
George Orwell's legacy echoes in Myanmar
Once forbidden, George Orwell's books are now feted in Myanmar, where he wrote his first novel.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 11:29 GMT
Misguided patriotism and India-Pakistan cricket
Controversy over Kashmiri students who cheered for Pakistan and faced sedition charges, highlights perversity in sport.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2014 06:21 GMT
UK spied on millions of intimate webcam chats
Report says GCHQ took screenshots from private Yahoo video conversations, and many of the images stored were explicit.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2014 20:47 GMT
Remembering Huxley and Lewis
Marking 50 years since the death of two giants of literature, who died the day JFK was assassinated.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2013 17:24 GMT
In Orwellian Egypt, a state of denial rules
Behind the bloody conflict in Egypt is a state of denial among competing actors of each other's place in society.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 10:17 GMT
Scholar Irfan Ahmad argues that the Egyptian military staged a coup d'etat that has set democracy back in the nation.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 12:31 GMT
Sattar Beheshti: When an Islamic Republic goes to 'the abyss of hell'
While the Larijani brothers try to save their regime, citizen journalists keep tabs on their crimes.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2012 11:27 GMT
Meles Zenawi's legacy for the Horn of Africa
Zenawi's regime will be remembered for holding Ethiopia together as one country even under the centripetal ethnic order.
Abdi Ismail Samatar
Last updated: 17 Nov 2012 17:13 GMT
War by other means
Military strikes and sanctions are not the best way to support regime change in Iran.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2012 09:02 GMT
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Surviving the post-employment economy
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On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Journalism in Pakistan, a threatened existence
What was Rumi talking about?
Secret justice inside the EU courts
The failure of post-Soviet bloc democratisation
Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Should Finland join NATO?
In Pictures: Tensions bubble in east Ukraine
Pro-Russia separatist fighters refuse to disarm despite an agreement by the US, EU, Russia and Ukraine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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