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Egypt's media freedom at all-time low?
Ahead of Egyptian elections, the country faces some of the worst media curtailment in decades.
Last updated: 24 May 2014 08:43 GMT
Is Egypt's football tragedy a conspiracy?
We ask if the latest deaths during a football match is a sign of deteriorating security a year after the revolution.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2012 08:31 GMT
The impact of Twitter's censorship plan
As Twitter introduces a new procedure for self-censorship, is this the end of freedom of expression on the internet?
Last updated: 29 Jan 2012 13:59 GMT
Dawn raid in Tahrir Square amid clashes
Witnesses report sound of heavy gunfire as police and soldiers charge hundreds of people gathered in Cairo protest hub.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2011 12:50 GMT
Egyptian army continues crackdown on protests
Death toll rises to 12 as clashes between protesters and army enter fifth day, drawing UN and US condemnation.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2011 05:32 GMT
Arab bloggers meet in post-revolution Tunisia
Last year, none of these bloggers would have believed that social media would lead to the events of the Arab Spring.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2011 13:03 GMT
Breaking through information monopoly
WikiLeaks and its Tunisian spin-off, TuniLeaks, may have offered the final blow to the power of state media.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2011 14:19 GMT
The Egypt effect
Thousands of people are taking to streets across the region demanding political and social reform.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2011 11:07 GMT
Is social media driving reform?
We look at the role of social media in the Tunisian uprising and ask what impact it may have on the rest of the region.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2011 18:28 GMT
The craft of journalism
How serious is the threat posed by WikiLeaks to other media outlets and how is it shaping the media industry?
Last updated: 13 Dec 2010 11:50 GMT
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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.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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