21 Apr '11, 11pm

Egypt revolt star among Time's 100 most influential: NEW YORK - WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange, German chancel...

NEW YORK - WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange, German chancellor Angela Merkel and pop music heartthrob Justin Bieber are among the 100 'most influential people in the world', Time magazine announced on Thursday. The yearly list included 30-year-old Wael Ghonim, the Google executive who became the hero of the Egyptian revolution. 'Wael Ghonim embodies the youth who constitute the majority of Egyptian society,' read a profile in the magazine penned by influential Egyptian politician Mohamed ElBaradei, a potential presidential candidate. 'But, as with many of his generation, (he) remained apolitical due to loss of hope that things could change in a society permeated for decades with a culture of fear. 'By emphasising that the regime would listen only when citizens exercised their right of peaceful demonstration and civil disobedience, Wael helped initiate a call for a peaceful...

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