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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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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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