Central & South Asia
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Israel to attend UN Human Rights Council
Israel cut ties with UN body when it wanted to probe how illegal settlements may be infringing Palestinian rights
Last updated: 28 Oct 2013 02:03 GMT
Challenging greed in Africa's capital centre
Deep inequality and poverty in Kenya will not be solved by neoliberal economic policies.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 15:59 GMT
Forgotten, Canadians remain in Iran's prisons
With embassy closures and tough talk, Canada distances itself from Iran - but what of its citizens still jailed in Iran?
Last updated: 02 May 2013 04:25 GMT
Obama and Abbas' fig leaf
Abbas and his colleagues have placed all their hopes on Obama instead of on the Palestinian people.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 13:24 GMT
Assad: We can make mistakes
Syrian president in rare interview to Turkish daily defends himself and blames foreign powers for the uprising.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2012 10:14 GMT
Arab League urges more UN monitors in Syria
Secretary general Nabil Elaraby says the UN mission in Syria should be given expanded powers to protect people.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2012 05:05 GMT
UN orders investigation into Houla massacre
Human Rights Council condemns Syria for last week's killings in Houla and calls for UN probe to identify perpetrators.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2012 18:30 GMT
UK supermarket shuns Israeli-settlement goods
Co-Operative Group, UK's fifth-largest food retailer, to boycott exports from illegal Israeli settlements in West Bank.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2012 10:51 GMT
Surveillance of American Muslims: A tale of three cities
The NYPD's decision to monitor Muslims solely on the basis of their religion is not conducive to building trust.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2012 11:28 GMT
Global financial crisis as a human rights issue
The UN should have the obligation to protect citizens who are being abused by elite decisions and inequality.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2012 10:45 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.
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