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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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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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