Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
1 - 10
Zambia ruling party splits ahead of polls
Factions in Patriotic Front select rival candidates for next month's vote, raising possibility opposition could win.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2014 12:38 GMT
Riots force reinstatement of Zambian official
Acting President Scott, born in Zambia to British parents, reverses decision to fire party's secretary amid violence.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2014 07:19 GMT
Rwandan ruling party headed for huge poll win
President's coalition has scored 76 percent of the vote with three-quarters of the ballots counted.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 12:53 GMT
How to Rob Africa
Why does the Western world feed Africa with one hand while taking from it with the other?
People and Power
People & Power
Last updated: 08 Nov 2012 09:56 GMT
Country Profile: Liberia
Background on the politics, economy and foreign relations of Liberia.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2011 09:22 GMT
Sirleaf: A controversial laureate?
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is by no means a saint - but she still deserves the Nobel Peace Prize.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 12:04 GMT
Michael Sata: Change Zambia can believe in?
His ability to connect with the working class poor has charmed crowds, but he is not immune to corruption and cronyism.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2011 09:23 GMT
Opposition leader elected president of Zambia
Michael Sata, a former railway porter, wins election on promises of creating jobs and distributing mineral wealth.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2011 16:53 GMT
Polls close in Zambian presidential election
Reports of scattered violence in capital Lusaka, but observers say voting generally proceeded smoothly.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 20:49 GMT
Veterans: Living with genocide
Survivors of and participants in the Rwandan genocide talk about their struggle to overcome the past and to reconcile.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2010 14:05 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Cuba: History is on Obama's side
Moscow's collapsing power dreams
The poisoned orchard of torture
Cuba in the face of a historical moment
Tunisia caught between fear and stability
Russia's Arctic opportunity
join our mailing list
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions