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New battery design for Boeing Dreamliner
Company gets approval from US airline regulator to start testing redesigned battery for 787 Dreamliner planes.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 04:55 GMT
Boeing halts deliveries of 787 Dreamliner
US company announces move but will continue to build aircraft while safety experts check battery and electrical systems.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2013 07:02 GMT
Egypt bars US-based civil society groups
Eight requests for licences to operate rejected because "the groups' activities violated state sovereignty".
Last updated: 24 Apr 2012 01:43 GMT
Concerns as UAE shuts down rights groups
Hillary Clinton and German foreign minister speak out after rights groups' offices closed in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2012 09:41 GMT
Egypt parliament to question PM over NGO case
Lower house speaker criticises "flagrant interference" behind Cairo's decision to release NGO workers.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2012 19:08 GMT
Judges in Egypt's NGO trial pull out
Lead judge says court felt "uneasiness" as Washington exerts pressure on Cairo over case involving 16 US citizens.
Last updated: 29 Feb 2012 10:24 GMT
McCain says Egypt working to solve NGO crisis
US senator quotes head of ruling military council as saying government is "working very diligently" to resolve crisis.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2012 22:24 GMT
Egypt sets trial date for democracy advocates
More than 40 NGO workers, including 19 Americans, summoned to court on February 26 in case that threatens Egypt-US ties.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2012 20:34 GMT
Egypt PM defends action against NGOs
Kamal el-Ganzouri says investigation into US-funded pro-democracy groups will not be influenced by US aid.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2012 11:04 GMT
Are NGOs fanning unrest in Egypt?
As rights groups come under scrutiny over foreign funding, we ask if the ruling military is hunting for a scapegoat.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 10:01 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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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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In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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