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Palestinians hit the right notes in Gaza
Music school helps relieve tensions in conflict-torn Gaza Strip, but access to instruments remains a challenge.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2014 07:48 GMT
Arab Idol winner: 'No-one will politicise me'
Mohammed Assaf discusses Palestine, the purpose of music, and his newfound fame.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 12:49 GMT
Blatter takes up Palestinian plight
With travel restrictions placed on Palestinian players, FIFA President Sepp Blatter is aiming to highlight their cause.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 12:38 GMT
Arab Idol: Not just another reality show
The TV show provides a rare public space to resolve nationalism with pan-Arab sentiment.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 16:31 GMT
The wedding singer from Gaza
We examine whether the newly crowned Arab Idol has become a symbol of hope and unity for Palestine.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 11:57 GMT
Palestinian wins Arab Idol for first time
Competition electrified thousands of fans including President Mahmoud Abbas and stoked feelings of national pride.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2013 22:07 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
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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