Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
Syria through a glass darkly
Public discourse on what to do about Syria offers limited insight into policy options endorsed by policymakers.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2014 09:27 GMT
Can a handshake warm US-Cuba ties?
Some found Barack Obama's handshake with Raul Castro fraught with meaning, but others claim it lacks substance.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2013 15:09 GMT
The 20th century myths driving US intervention
The logic behind a possible US strike in Syria is anachronistic, writes author.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 14:12 GMT
Forty years on, much of Allende’s dream has come true
The United States no longer has the same hegemonic stranglehold over countries within Latin America.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 12:48 GMT
Full Text: Draft resolution on Syria action
Al Jazeera obtains the full text of the draft resolution authorising President Obama to use military force in Syria.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 03:39 GMT
Syria, Iraq and moral obscenities big and small
Other governments should be held to the same standard as Syria when it comes to use of chemical weapons.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 14:16 GMT
Arab revolutions: Ignoring a potential catastrophe
As infrastructure deteriorates throughout the region, deadly contagions are a new cause for concern, writes scientist.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 10:01 GMT
US encourages democracy in Yemen, then turns deaf ear
The drone assault on Yemen mocks the vote by a US-supported national unity conference to ban extra-judicial killings.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2013 12:39 GMT
Snowden's Asylum: 'It's the law, stupid'
It should be made clear that Russia has no legal, political or moral duty to turn Snowden over to American authorities.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 14:15 GMT
A radical rethinking of the peace process
Peace talks will continue to work in Israel's favour if the US keeps silent about daily violations against Palestinians.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 12:04 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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