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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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'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.
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.
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