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Egypt vs African Union: A mutually unhappy ending?
The year-long wrestling match between the African Union and Egypt has left its scars on both fighters.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 12:09 GMT
In pursuit of Thailand's happiness
The Thai military junta uses arbitrary repression to curb dissent.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2014 14:27 GMT
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
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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
Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Getting Hollywood's nod for Palestinian film
Ecuador's FM wants transnational corporations held accountable
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
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