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No end in sight for Egypt crackdown
Government critics decry harsh verdicts for female protesters and new anti-protest law.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2013 14:58 GMT
Egypt's new minimum wage disappoints many
Public sector workers win minimum wage rise after years of neglect, but critics say it doesn't go far enough.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 17:00 GMT
Egypt crackdown hits Brotherhood power bases
For the Muslim Brotherhood to survive and thrive, it needs to shore up its traditional base of syndicates and students.
Mai Shams El-Din
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 14:58 GMT
Egypt mediation 'could be a starting point'
The rift between the country's military and Islamists may seem too great to resolve.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2013 18:04 GMT
Top Egyptian election official steps down
Official overseeing referendum on draft constitution resigns amid allegations of irregularities.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 18:54 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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