Central & South Asia
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11 - 20
Somalia peacekeeping force gets boost
UN Security Council approves deployment of additional troops, increasing existing force to more than 22,100.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 20:31 GMT
The fight against al-Shabab
A false and premature sense of security regarding al-Shabab's capabilities led to the tragedy in Nairobi, Dersso writes.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 13:39 GMT
Nairobi attack: Game-changer for East Africa?
As Kenyans recover from brazen assault, many wonder what response is forthcoming for al-Shabab.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 11:15 GMT
Somalia intervention cited for mall assault
Al-Shabab warns of more attacks unless Kenya pulls its troops out of neighbouring Somalia.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:32 GMT
Making sense of the chaos in Kenya
The attack in Nairobi isn't necessarily a proxy war against Western interests, writes scholar.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 11:37 GMT
EU pledges 650 million euros to Somalia
International donors meet in Bruseels to approve a "New Deal" for Somalia to drive its economic and political recovery.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 11:20 GMT
Mogadishu's stability under the gun again
Rebel group al-Shabab ramps up attacks in Somali capital, two years after its withdrawal.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 12:32 GMT
Mogadishu rebuilds despite uncertain peace
The Somali capital has suffered decades of war and failed governance, but is still looking to its future.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 15:11 GMT
Troops in Somalia 'broke stadium promise'
Athletes are irked about troops' refusal to leave run-down facilities in Mogadishu.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2013 20:00 GMT
Somalia's peace: Running on empty?
We examine the ongoing issues facing the country in the aftermath of al-Shabab attacks on a state institution.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 11:27 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
Why are Palestinian voices excluded?
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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