King Khan

Playboy, sports star—and possibly Pakistan’s next prime minister.

Murdoch Enters the Ring

The News Corp. mogul vows to keep afloat even as the phone-hacking crisis threatens to spread to American soil.

The Martyr Who Wasn’t

Google’s Wael Ghonim was the face of Egypt’s revolution. Now the revolution is struggling. Newsweek tracks down “El Shaheed.

Google Exec: I Am ‘El Shaheed’

Freed from an Egyptian prison Monday, he confirms to Mike Giglio in his first interview with international media that he is the man behind the Facebook page that sparked the revolt.

Egypt's Facebook Rebel

Iran’s Green Revolution had a martyr named Neda, a 26-year-old woman gunned down in the streets of Tehran. Tunisia’s was Mohamed Bouazizi, an unemployed university graduate who set himself ablaze outside a government building. Egypt’s is Khaled Said—because someone has been agitating under the dead man’s name.