Central & South Asia
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US releases Pakistani prisoners from Bagram
Nine men held in Afghanistan handed to Pakistani authorities, Red Cross says.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 17:37 GMT
Rights group says surge in Saudi beheadings
Human Rights Watch says 19 people have been executed in the kingdom since August 4, including one for sorcery.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 16:18 GMT
Bank of America in record $17bn settlement
US company to pay amount over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 15:34 GMT
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Unconditional US support for the state of Israel has precluded a peace settlement and destabilised the Middle East.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 13:33 GMT
Who are the Houthis in Yemen?
Thousands of Houthi supporters have called for the fall of Yemen's government. But what do the Houthis really want?
Saeed Al Batati
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
Pakistan's fight against feudalism
Pakistan's culture of feudal impunity is put in the spotlight after a landowner's son punitively cuts a boy's arms off.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 11:20 GMT
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
The UN claims that its Millennium Development Campaign has reduced poverty globally, an assertion that is far from true.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 10:49 GMT
Burmese refugees wary over Thailand's changes
New ration reductions and movement restrictions have refugees from Myanmar anxious about their future in Thailand.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 09:58 GMT
The Middle East's digitised battlefields
Armed groups are using high-quality cameras and videos to recruit members and build support in Syria, Yemen, and Iraq.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 08:52 GMT
Houthis push into Yemeni capital amid rallies
Shia rebels further strengthen their positions in Sanaa, as supporters gather to demand an end to fuel price rises.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 20:53 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.
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What can Obama do about Ferguson?
Jason A Johnson
The reassertion of whiteness in Canada: Deepan Budlakoti and Bill C-24
The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
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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