Central & South Asia
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This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
Mazrui helped promote a different examination of the history of Africa and its present circumstances.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 08:10 GMT
Houthi fighters seize Yemen city of Ibb
Group takes city 150km south of the capital Sanaa, without opposition, two days after seizing port of Hudaydah.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2014 12:32 GMT
Afghans living under shadow of Iranian guns
Iranian guards erect wall and continue to fire, forcing dozens of villagers in Nimroz province to flee border areas.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 13:13 GMT
How art goes boom in the Gulf
Sotheby's second contemporary art auction in Qatar shows the tide for artists from the region is steadily rising.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2014 09:36 GMT
Turkish-Kurdish relations threatened by ISIL
The stakes are high for Turkey if ISIL takes over Kobane, say Turkish analysts.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2014 13:16 GMT
Honduras arrests alleged drug cartel leaders
Brothers described as leaders of the Los Valles cartel face extradition to the US.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 16:09 GMT
Syrian forces aim to cut off Aleppo rebels
Government forces attack Handarat just outside Aleppo in bid to disrupt rebel supply lines.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 13:44 GMT
Houthis refuse to leave Yemen capital
Shia rebels tell Al Jazeera they will remain in the capital despite signing a peace agreement saying they would leave.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 13:50 GMT
Iran 'to militarily assist' Lebanon army
National Security Council official says Iran will supply army with military equipment as it battles Sunni armed groups.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 13:31 GMT
Saudi Arabia, Iran and the 'Great Game' in Yemen
The Yemen card is a strategic bargaining chip that Iran may now be holding vis-a-vis the sudden rise of the Houthis.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 07:03 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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