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Prominent Egyptian blogger back behind bars
Abdel Fattah, a major voice of Egypt's youth activists, had been bailed on charges of organising illegal protests.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2014 13:28 GMT
Ahmed Seif and Egypt's prison generation
Young people who organised Tahrir were the revolution's public face, but their parents' generation set the stage.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 11:57 GMT
Egypt hunger strikes gain momentum
A nationwide hunger strike is gaining support in Egypt against the country's controversial Protest Law.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 09:57 GMT
Does Hamas provoke Israel to attack Gaza?
Palestinians as a diverse society are neither reducible to Hamas nor can they be denied the right to resist occupation.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2014 12:43 GMT
Gaza's most vulnerable fear Israeli assault
Medical patients and doctors fear being targeted by Israeli air strikes, after a bomb killed four at Gaza health centre.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 11:41 GMT
Death by balcony in Egypt
A series of mysterious balcony deaths in Egypt feed conspiracies and a national fixation.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2014 07:38 GMT
Palestinian comedians take on life in Gaza
Palestinians are using comedy to address social issues and political problems in the besieged Gaza Strip.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 09:30 GMT
Two blushing pilgrims: A Palestinian love story
'Omar' is Hany Abu-Assad's latest contribution to the rich and effervescent Palestinian cinema.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2014 05:33 GMT
Do Arab men hate women?
With one question, journalist Mona Eltahawy unleashed a harsh critique of women's rights in the Arab world.
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Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 20:08 GMT
Wikipedia founder calls Edward Snowden a hero
Exclusive: Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales calls Edward Snowden - “History will judge him very favourably.”
Last updated: 25 Nov 2013 14:49 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.
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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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