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Critics denounce Bangladesh death sentence
Unprecedented life-to-death penalty change for convicted Jamaat official sparks violence and controversy.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 13:29 GMT
How to reduce crime in the world's most violent country
An international commission against impunity could lower sky-high murder rates and thwart graft in Honduras.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 13:42 GMT
A further 409 victims of the Srebrenica massacre are buried today, 18 years after their death.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2013 14:36 GMT
Is ethnic unrest brewing in southeast Asia?
As Buddhist-Muslim tensions increase in the region, we examine the causes and the consequences of the conflict.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2013 11:08 GMT
Guatemala ready for genocide trial
Efrain Rios Montt, the country's former military ruler, faces charges in a landmark case.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2013 15:44 GMT
Top Guatemala prosecutor pulls no punches
Claudia Paz y Paz, Guatemala's first female Attorney General, has locked up drug barons and prosecuted war criminals.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2013 14:36 GMT
Sri Lanka: A tale of two chief justices
Politicians face off with judges as critics accuse the government of foul play over chief justice's impeachment.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2013 15:36 GMT
Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina's first year in office
An analysis of Otto Perez Molina, Guatemala's former army chief and president, during his first year in office.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2013 08:03 GMT
Concerns over fate of Syrian prisoner
Supporters of software engineer call for his release after reports of him being held in a military prison.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 22:34 GMT
Calls mount to scrap ASEAN human rights plan
Ten Southeast Asian nations are set to sign a declaration critics say will degrade, not protect, human rights.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2012 11:34 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
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