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The mysterious fall and rise of the Arab crime novel
Why are gentleman-thieves and murder mysteries making a comeback in Arabic popular fiction?
Marcia Lynx Qualey
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 07:23 GMT
Gaza: Inspiring new forms of resistance?
Gaza's 'war artists' adapt to occupation by using technology to create and share.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 06:49 GMT
Egypt media critical of Hamas amid Gaza war
Experts say newfound media support for Israel in its Gaza offensive reflects ongoing tensions between Hamas and Egypt.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2014 12:31 GMT
Islamic State evicts Iraq farmers
The group's takeover of farms in Qaraqosh, 30km from Mosul, has caused fear among residents, and a jump in food prices.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2014 08:18 GMT
Syrian refugees embark on exodus from Egypt
Facing a worsening atmosphere in Egypt, many Syrians are setting off on an uncertain voyage to Europe.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 12:52 GMT
Benghazi blast damages Libyan ministry office
Car bomb goes off outside building that once housed US consulate, exactly one year after raid that killed US ambassador.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 19:33 GMT
Libya bans ex-Gaddafi officials from office
New "political isolation" law, passed under duress, could unseat the prime minister and other top officials.
Last updated: 05 May 2013 21:48 GMT
Saudi replaces governor of oil-rich province
King appoints brother of interior minister as new leader of restive Eastern Province, home to country's Shia-minority.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 14:27 GMT
Israeli wall isolates Palestinian communities
Social life and traditions in Palestinian towns have been badly ruptured by Israel's 450km separation barrier.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2013 13:24 GMT
Yasser Arafat's body exhumed in Ramallah
Remains returned to mausoleum after 10-hour process conducted by international experts to test for radioactive polonium.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 20:04 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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No escape for civilians in Syria
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Jerusalem: Don't call it a religious conflict
The US-China emissions deal likely meaningless
The death of international development
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