Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
Somalis balk at plans for Ethiopian troops
Thousands of Ethiopians will be deployed as part of an African Union peacekeeping mission, worrying many in Somalia.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 12:42 GMT
Thousands protest against Niger's president
At least 20,000 people march against Mahamadou Issoufou's rule, accusing government of corruption and media censorship.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2013 19:12 GMT
Profile: Red Shirts
A look at Thailand's Red Shirt political movement, which supports ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 07:44 GMT
Profile: Yellow Shirts
The anti-Thaksin group is a disparate collection of democrats and royalists backed by the urban Thai middle class.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 07:24 GMT
Australian PM under fire over asylum policies
Tony Abbott accused by opposition of "back-pedalling" on his hardline asylum-seeker policies during visit to Indonesia.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 05:05 GMT
Austria gears up for general election
Major parties expected to win most seats, but may be forced to enter into historic three-party coalition.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 08:10 GMT
Senseless [and sensible] violence: Mourning the dead at Westgate Mall
Placing these tragic events in a wider context, suggests a need to reassess the 'war on terror' in the horn of Africa.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2013 08:43 GMT
Turks may be the swing vote in German poll
Parties are using issues near and dear to immigrants' hearts to court Turkish Germans.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2013 14:13 GMT
Little change for Bangladesh factory workers
Safety questions remain, months after the world's deadliest garment factory fire killed more than 1,000.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 20:32 GMT
No refuge from Australian trauma
Former detainees tell of lasting damage from immigration detention, as report shows increase in mental illness.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 13:10 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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