When Yemen's long-term dictator Ali Abdullah Saleh tried to silence Tawakkul Karman, he called in her brother.
The US has alleged that Russian-made weapons are killing Syrians on "an hourly basis" as the feud between Washington and Moscow over the arming of the Assad regime intensified Wednesday.
In the end, as Alan Shearer observed during a recent of Match of the Day, the winning football team needs to score more goals than its opponents. Shearer's insight applies in politics too.
A military court has sentenced former president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali to life in prison in connection with the killing of 23 demonstrators by police during the revolt that sparked the Arab spring.
Not content with an unprecedented three-term stint at the helm of New York City, Michael Bloomberg is preparing to judge his peers from around the United States by his own exacting standards.
Tax officials failed to follow their own strict rules whilst negotiating deals which allowed corporations to withhold billions of pounds in tax, according to a report from the Parliament's official auditors.
Two top 4 finishes in 3 years, some great football, and Harry Redknapp's now history at White Hart Lane.
Oh Roy, what have you done ? Even if you really think that Wayne Rooney is the best thing since sliced bread, and that the Manchester United striker will prove to be England's salvation at Euro 2012, why say so ?
The first one out was Wayne Rooney when England's players returned to the Hutnik stadium, on the outskirts of Krakow, and back to work.