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person > Wael Ghonim
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Three women share Nobel Peace Prize
A president and two activists honoured for their non-violent campaigns in Africa and in the Middle East.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 19:22 GMT
Arab activists spring for Nobel Peace Prize
Revolutionary figures from Egypt and Tunisia are seen as frontrunners for the annual award to be granted on Friday.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2011 14:05 GMT
Visions collide in a sweltering Tahrir Square
Protest designed to show Egyptians' unity exposed fundamental divisions within the country's society.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2011 15:15 GMT
When is Palestine's Arab Revolution?
Although Palestine seems absent from the Arab Spring, the unjust occupation was the straw that broke the camel's back.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2011 13:25 GMT
Arab revolutions mask economic status quo
Despite talk of a "new social contract", financial powers seek to maintain their grip on the poor of the Middle East.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2011 15:56 GMT
Online free speech vs private ownership
Unlike the town square, social media sites are privately owned and have rights over content that is posted.
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 01 Jun 2011 16:12 GMT
Other stories from Palestine
A group of young activists are taking action without taking to the streets, with an event called TEDxRamallah.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2011 15:07 GMT
Arabs blogging in defiance
Online dissenters risk harsh jail terms in Middle East - the region ranked highest in blogger arrests.
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 22 Mar 2011 14:17 GMT
Egypt: A revolution against neoliberalism?
If rebellion results in a retrenchment of neoliberalism, millions will feel cheated.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2011 20:27 GMT
Army urges Egyptians to end strikes
Military council calls on workers to play their role in reviving the economy after almost three weeks of turmoil.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2011 21:33 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.
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Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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