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Is the Nobel Peace Prize losing its prestige?
This year's award to the EU is adding to growing criticism over the choice of winners and the politics behind it.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2012 13:24 GMT
Time's 'protester': Veiling luminance
The author attempts to deconstruct Time magazine's naming of 'the protester' as person of the year.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2012 18:32 GMT
Yemeni women burn veils in crackdown protest
Hundreds hold a symbolic veil-burning protest in capital Sanaa as at least 20 are reported dead in overnight violence.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2011 19:17 GMT
A Nobel for the Arab Spring
Tawakul Karman's acquisition of a Nobel Peace Prize helps legitimise protest as valid resistance in Arab world.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 12:01 GMT
Yemeni activist wins Nobel Peace Prize
Nobel peace laureate Tawakul Karman says the "fight for democratic Yemen will continue".
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 12:06 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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