US state is first to issue comprehensive draft regulations for the online currency, but critics say they are onerous.
22 Jul 2014 05:37 GMT
The US proclaimed a war on drugs in the 1980s making crack cocaine a public enemy, today some politicians want change.
27 Mar 2014 15:12 GMT
Some western mediators believe a compromise had been possible, but was nixed by hard-liners in Cairo.
15 Aug 2013 10:58 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, United States
Clashing viewpoints from Egyptians on the street ahead of a crucial constitutional referendum.
Evan Hill, Mosaab Elshamy | 15 Dec 2012 14:29 GMT | Politics, Latin America, Brazil, Egypt
As a consitutional referendum looms, President Morsi's opponents are torn between a 'no' campaign and a boycott.
Evan Hill | 12 Dec 2012 08:27 GMT | Politics, Egypt
Amid the excitement over Mohamed Morsi's election victory, there was deep concern over what comes next.
Evan Hill | 04 Jul 2012 14:08 GMT | Middle East
President-elect's victory takes struggle between Muslim Brotherhood and powerful military to a new round.
Gregg Carlstrom, Evan Hill | 25 Jun 2012 01:43 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, United States
Tens of thousands gather to protest disputed court rulings and moves by military seen as attempts to cling to power.
Evan Hill | 23 Jun 2012 11:48 GMT | Politics, Middle East, US & Canada, Egypt, United States
Egypt's secular pro-revolution forces have formed an alliance with the Muslim Brotherhood in a bid to rally against the ruling Supreme Council of Armed Forces, but will this understanding last?
Evan Hill | 23 Jun 2012 10:08 GMT | Middle East
I arrived at the headquarters of Muslim Brotherhood presidential candidate Mohammed Morsi shortly before 4am on Monday, when the campaign had said it would announce its final internal tally of the votes then being counted across Egypt.
Evan Hill | 22 Jun 2012 22:18 GMT | Middle East
Movement enters into a battle to counter moves by the ruling military council to extend its powers.
Evan Hill | 21 Jun 2012 17:44 GMT | Politics, Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Turkey
Can a new heat-resistant vaccine for the highly contagious rotavirus save the lives of children in Niger?
Health, Niger, Africa
Staying fit and healthy is not easy in a slum, and many residents must perform a delicate balancing act to get by.
Health, Asia, Philippines
After an EU referendum campaign replete with racism and fear, we examine the British media's impact on the result.
Media, Brexit consequences, United Kingdom
A ski industry has sprung up in the remote alps of Afghanistan. But will this enterprise survive a resurgent Taliban?