Central & South Asia
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'Honour killings' bring dishonour to India
The public beheading of a woman by her brother in Kolkata highlights a surge in so-called 'honour killings'.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2012 11:59 GMT
Child brides blot tribal Pakistan
Practice of gifting girls in marriage to settle tribal disputes haunts areas with limited government oversight.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 12:06 GMT
'Black box' found of Russian jet in Indonesia
Sukhoi Superjet's voice-and-data recorder is recovered after crash which killed all 45 people on board.
Last updated: 16 May 2012 02:20 GMT
An odious affair: The UN in Somalia
The organisation may destroy the country's political autonomy if there is no immediate pro-Somali intervention.
Abdi Ismail Samatar
Last updated: 03 Apr 2012 10:01 GMT
Bahrain protesters battle with police
Opposition shows its power by holding widespread pro-reform marches and demonstrations, some of which turned violent.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2012 06:15 GMT
Is Bahrain's reform real or cosmetic?
As the government is praised for implementing reform, we ask if the country has embarked on the path to real change.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2012 09:49 GMT
Bahrain lauds progress as critics decry delay
Government report claims "significant" progress on implementing reforms following abuses during last year's unrest.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 20:55 GMT
Bahrain praises 'progress' toward reforms
King Hamad says commission's report on tackling police abuse and politicised sackings is an "impressive beginning".
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 17:36 GMT
Bahrain awaits rights report amid divisions
Government says it has implemented serious reforms since November, but opposition says major issues unresolved.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 20:17 GMT
Indonesians sacrifice shoes for 'sandal boy'
Activists dump 1,200 pairs of sandals and slippers across country in protest of high-profile case against teen.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2012 07:37 GMT
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In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
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In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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