Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 15
Goma voters hope for peace
Voters in the eastern DRC election hotspot say incumbent President Kabila "has failed to deliver" on his promises.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2011 14:10 GMT
It's now or never for DR Congo
As Congo prepares for elections, the people must reject corrupt leaders and elect one who shares their aspirations.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2011 13:16 GMT
Profile: Etienne Tshisekedi
After three decades in politics, the veteran is widely regarded as the biggest threat to incumbent Joseph Kabila.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2011 03:38 GMT
Tensions rise in DR Congo in run-up to polls
Clashes erupt between rival factions in the east, raising fears of widespread violence in the African nation.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2011 09:31 GMT
Rights groups fear DR Congo poll violence
Seventy-three organisations sign open letter to presidential candidates calling for calm ahead of November's vote.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2011 10:13 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The rise of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
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.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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