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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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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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