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Palestinian activism grows at US universities
Despite heavy backlashes, academic institutions are increasingly endorsing boycotts against Israel's occupation.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 08:47 GMT
Stephen Hawking stars in his own movie
Documentary shows how famous scientist balances amazing mental ability with extreme physical disability.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2013 06:31 GMT
Which philosophy is dead?
Analytic philosophy may be limited, shortsighted, and seeking to enslave the discipline to the hard sciences.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 19:47 GMT
Palestinian plight hits UEFA spotlight
Decision to host high-profile event in Israel has fuelled criticism of European football's governing body.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 12:25 GMT
The logic of democracy
Democracy never arrives at a resting place - it is always under revision, refinement and revaluation, write authors.
Last updated: 15 May 2013 13:38 GMT
As celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking joined the BDS movement against Israel, we examine the impact of this movement.
Last updated: 10 May 2013 11:12 GMT
Five reasons why Hawking is right to boycott Israel
Hawking should be commended for pulling out of an Israeli conference as a protest at Israel's treatment of Palestinians.
Last updated: 09 May 2013 09:08 GMT
Stephen Hawking 'backs Israel boycott'
UK physicist reported to have withdrawn from upcoming Israeli conference in Jerusalem as part of an academic boycott.
Last updated: 08 May 2013 15:49 GMT
Blue whale in a bathtub
Professor Dawkins' assault on the existence of a divine being looks for evidence in all the wrong places.
Ghazi bin Muhammad
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 10:14 GMT
Invading Mars for the good of mankind
To understand Mars is to envision a world that could, one day, "become a second home for mankind", writes O'Neill.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 10:28 GMT
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Sudan: Failure to talk?
East Ukraine crisis and the 'fascist' matrix
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Algeria: The challenge of poor choices
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Israeli military courts: Masquerading as justice?
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In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
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Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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