Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
'The Act of Killing' and the consequences of forgetting
A new documentary shows that years later, the 'worst mass murders of the 20th century' still rattle Indonesian society.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 13:13 GMT
UN: Global warming is reshaping the planet
Greenland will eventually become green as its ice sheets melt, UN Climate Change Panel reported Friday.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 10:47 GMT
Young observers get ready for Mali's election
Activists in the strife-affected nation are working to educate voters about their rights ahead of Sunday's election.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 15:07 GMT
American Liberalism and the national security state
From Wikileaks to the NSA exposé, the national security state unravels, despite liberal apologists.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 15:07 GMT
You've come a long way, baby (or have you?)
Rape is a form of "social control", meant to make women "invisible and shut them" in their homes, out of public sight.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 12:58 GMT
The rise and fall of Japan's Democratic Party
Failure in Sunday's election after three years in power leaves leftists once again relegated to the sidelines.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 11:34 GMT
Normalising death: The business of drones
As the leading suppliers, users and developers of drones, the US and Israel have defined the landscape of the industry.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2012 08:26 GMT
Qatar making progress fighting AIDS 'taboo'
While the Gulf has worked to improve treatment of people suffering from HIV/AIDS, critics say much more work is needed.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 19:12 GMT
Frack fight: A secret war of activists
Opening any part of the country to fracking will certainly damage the environment, beyond the planet's abity to cope.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2012 08:13 GMT
Race is the stealth issue as a black president downplays black rights
Obama uses his "black cultural vibe when it serves his purposes" stoking a sense of black pride and community.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2012 05:04 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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