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Adunis, the revolutionary poet
Syrian poet Adunis may be at the heart of modern Arabic poetry, yet the Arab Spring has consigned him to irrelevance.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2011 12:56 GMT
'Scores killed' in fresh Syria protests
Rights group says at least 63 people killed in crackdown by security forces on anti-government protests on Friday.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2011 05:29 GMT
'Dozens killed' in fresh Syria protests
Activists say 34 people killed in the city of Hama during one of the largest anti-government protests in the uprising.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 20:48 GMT
Syrian activists call for 'Children's Friday'
Anti-Assad demonstrators protest against government brutality, with more than 30 young people dead since March.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 11:59 GMT
Syrian tanks attack three central towns
At least five deaths reported as security forces attack anti-government protesters in Talbiseh, Rastan and Homs.
Last updated: 29 May 2011 16:22 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Afghanistan's dangerous game of thrones
Corporate colonisation of cyberspace
Are China and S Korea the region's newest best buddies?
How it started in Gaza
Israel's dissenting voices get lost in the war echo chamber
In Pictures: The last Aryans
Brogpas living in remote Himalayas claim to be last of the Aryans, luring tourists and researchers.
In Pictures: Israeli strikes devastate Gaza
The UN has expressed concern over the rising civilian death toll in Gaza, and extensive damage to local infrastructure.
In Pictures: Faces of the World Cup
World Cup fans from around the world came to Brazil to show their colours and team passion.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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