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World - International
10/28/2020 11:03:54 AM
The nationwide strike comes amid a deepening standoff between angry crowds who have been taking to the streets over the ruling and Poland's deeply conservative government, which has vowed not to back down

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
9/18/2019 6:06:39 PM
Saudi Arabia’s social reforms seem to be moving at a speedier pace than the majority of its people can absorb, writes Haitham Nouri

Arts & Culture - Screens
10/10/2017 9:01:06 PM
Through the story of a young imam, director Amr Salama depicts in his new film a chaotic society torn between liberalism and conservatism

Books - News
8/2/2017 10:54:12 AM
The book was the brainchild of a group of high-ranking former civil servants and diplomats known as the 'G25', which was formed to push back against intolerance

Opinion -
12/3/2013 9:11:28 AM
The conservative nature of Islamist groups, including the Muslim Brotherhood, was — and continues to be — a serious obstacle in adapting to new circumstances

World - Region
5/3/2012 12:25:27 PM
Tunisian court fines broadcasting head for "threatening proper morals" after his screening of 'Persepolis'

World - Region
2/23/2012 4:13:07 PM
Publisher who ran photo of footballer's naked girlfriend has been released pending verdict by Tunisian court

World - Region
2/22/2012 5:10:49 PM
Court of cassation in Tunisia overturns ruling to censor pornographic websites; Freedoms advocates hail move as victory against censorship

World - International
2/13/2012 6:38:10 PM
EU justice commissioner condemns the Netherlands' Freedom Party after it agreed to back governing coalition in exchange for a crackdown on immigration

World - International
2/9/2012 12:18:01 PM
Gay marriage bill approved by House of Representatives in Washington state, legislation could be enacted on Valentine's Day

World - International
2/2/2012 10:27:53 AM
Senate passes gay marriage legislation in Washington state sending the bill to the House of Representatives, increasing the chance of Washington becoming the seventh state in the US allowing same-sex marriage

World - Region
1/17/2012 7:39:00 PM
Ahram Online asks if optimism about Tunisia's democratic transition is justified with the ruling tri-partite coalition having much in common with Egypt's own political forces for conservatism

World - Region
1/12/2012 1:57:21 PM
A bomb explodes outside an alcohol shop in the town of Sarafand in southern Lebanon, no casualties reported

World - Region
12/29/2011 11:55:56 AM
Restaurants serving alcohol in Tyre, Lebanon's popular tourist destination, face the possibility of an unusually quiet New Year's Eve as bombings and threats aim for an alcohol-free southern Lebanon

Arts & Culture - Film
12/20/2011 11:25:27 AM
By focusing on one of the thousands of Koranic schools for girls in Syria, film shocks some Syrians and impresses others by implying that one of the bastions of Arab secularism has become a deeply religious society

World - Region
12/4/2011 12:00:00 PM
Israeli ministers slam Off-the-record remarks by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton showing concern over 'anti democratic' bills

World - Region
11/17/2011 6:26:47 PM
In a crackdown on women, Saudi Arabia's moral police in Ha'il will start forcing veiled women whose eyes remain 'tempting' to cover up

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
1/17/2011 4:26:00 PM
To become a graceful ballerina and flutter like butterflies is the dream of many girls. But how far can that dream be reached in reality, in a country where conservatism prevails?