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Saudi rights activist accused of apostasy
Raef Badawi, jailed for setting up "liberal" network and insulting Islam, could face death penalty.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2013 15:31 GMT
Shifting gear: Saudi women defy driving ban
Dozens of women took part in a "drive-in" protest, despite warnings from government, and mixed signals from the police.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2013 16:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia: The devil in the details
New law against domestic abuse is a good first step, yet much more remains to be done.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 08:04 GMT
Crown Prince Nayef: A legacy to remember
The late Crown Prince Nayef of Saudi Arabia has left a conservative legacy that Saudi women are eager to leave behind.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2012 18:09 GMT
Saudi political prisoners long for justice
Inequalities in the Saudi judicial system has citizens utilizing unorthodox means of expressing their dissatisfaction.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2011 08:21 GMT
Saudi women drivers take the wheel on June 17
One brave woman in Saudi Arabia is feeling the heat after renewing a drive to lift the ban keeping women off the roads.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 18:43 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
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Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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