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Equal inheritance for daughters is key to women's empowerment

19 October, 2017

Comment: While marriage between a Muslim woman and a non-Muslim man is now permitted, the question of equal inheritance rights between the sexes is a thornier issue, writes Sophie Bessis.

From Balfour to Boris: Britain's broken promises in Palestine

16 October, 2017

The long read: In its centenary year, Professor Avi Shlaim examines the impact of the Balfour Declaration and Britain's 'deviousness, duplicity and double-standards' in Palestine, writes Ben Clarke.

For the love of the game

10 October, 2017

Comment: Unlike Mubarak before him, Sisi can't use football as a PR tool, but the regime can still exploit it to rally blinding patriotism, writes Gehad Quisay.

Remembering Yemen's deadly funeral hall bombing

06 October, 2017

Comment: No action whatsoever was taken to hold those responsible for the funeral hall 'double-tap' airstrike accountable, writes Afrah Nasser.

Cozying up to Israel: A short-sighted betrayal of Palestinians

06 October, 2017

Comment: While Arab leaders pursue ties with Israel for their own self-interest, popular outrage will eventually turn the tide in favour of the Palestinians, writes Ali Adam.

Meeting Yassin al-Haj Saleh, Syria's leading intellectual dissident

06 October, 2017

Interview: When the possible leads only to death and war, we must look for impossible solutions, al-Haj Saleh tells Emraz Feroz.

Civilian killed in failed attack on Mattis in Kabul

27 September, 2017

Six rockets that were destined for a plane carrying US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Afghanistan killed at least one civilian and injured four others on Wednesday.

Edward Said: The legacy of an exile

25 September, 2017

Comment: Monday marks the fourteenth anniversary of the passing of the visionary Palestinian academic. His influence changed postcolonial academia forever, writes Umar Lateef Misgar.

Trump questions nuclear deal after Iran tests missile

23 September, 2017

US President Donald Trump questioned the historic nuclear deal on Saturday after Iran's test launch of a new medium-range missile.

Miss Turkey loses crown over contentious coup tweet

23 September, 2017

The winner of Turkey's national beauty pageant has been forced to hand back her crown hours after winning, over a tweet relating to the failed coup that was deemed offensive.

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