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  • Islamist-algerian-protests

    Islamists walk out of Algeria parliament in protest

    Islamist lawmakers allege election was rigged; Algeria going against tide of "Arab Spring"; Prolonged boycott could hamper constitution reform

    May 27, 2012 11:37
  • Arab Spring-Cannes

    Cannes’ Middle East films show Arab Spring unfurl

    The "Arab Spring" is the focus of two movies at Cannes this year as film makers present tentative steps towards democracy on the big screen, one year after political upheaval in Libya and Egypt.

    May 27, 2012 11:31
  • Iran-uranium-bombs

    Iran has enough Uranium for five bombs -Expert

    IAEA report shows growing enriched uranium stockpile; Iran denies nuclear weapons agenda; Iran plays down a United Nations report that said Iranian nuclear scientists had enriched uranium to a higher-than-expected level, state media reported on Saturday.

    May 27, 2012 11:28
  • Brent crude up

    Brent crude gains more than $1

    Brent crude futures for July rose from $1.10 to $106.66 a barrel by 0137 GMT. U.S. crude was up 84 cents to $90.74 a barrel.

    May 26, 2012 9:38