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Coptic Pope laid to rest in desert monastery
Pope Shenouda's body interred after tens of thousands turn out for funeral ceremonies in Cairo and Beheira.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 19:42 GMT
Will Shenouda's death divide Egypt's Copts?
As thousands mourn the passing of their patriarch we ask how it will affect Christians in a post-revolution Egypt.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 11:48 GMT
Thousands mourn Egypt's Coptic Pope Shenouda
Crowds flock to Cairo cathedral to pay tribute to the man who led the region's largest Christian church for 40 years.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 20:33 GMT
Egyptians mourn Coptic Pope Shenouda
Tens of thousands flock to Cairo's main cathedral after pontiff, who led Coptic church for 40 years, dies at 88.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 07:38 GMT
Egypt's Coptic Pope Shenouda dies at 88
Leader of Middle East's largest Christian community oversaw 40 years of expansion amid rare clashes with government.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2012 22:11 GMT
Copts split from church over divorce laws
Some worshippers turn to alternative churches because of more lenient rules on separation.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2011 08:23 GMT
Egypt's sectarian playing field
Christian-Muslim clashes after the revolution came as a surprise, after living as peaceful neighbours.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2011 13:09 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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