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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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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.
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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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