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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Military injustice: Both US and India 'left in the dark'
Women architects: Building change
The real threat from the Islamic State is to Muslims, not the west
Who is India's 'Iron Lady'?
Let's end this madness in the global debt system
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
Rehabilitating South Africa's ex-prisoners
For many former prisoners, life outside of prison is fraught with difficulties, including joblessness and social stigma.
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
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