Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Ashton Eaton
1 - 7
James lights up track with 400m gold
Olympic champion takes control of the tracks in 400m while England increase their medals tally at Commonwealth Games.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 10:13 GMT
Blake crashes out in Glasgow
Olympic silver medalist Yohan Blake pulls up with a hamstring injury at the Diamond League 100m event.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 15:14 GMT
Broersen takes pentathlon gold
Dutch Nadine Broersen racks up 4,830 points from five disciplines at the World Indoor Athletics Championships.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 09:58 GMT
Melnychenko wins first heptathlon title
German Robert Harting claims third consecutive discus title at world championships as Ukrainian Melnichenko holds lead.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 17:13 GMT
Russia stroll up the medal table
Lying second in the medal table, Russia continue dominance in walking despite brief confusion for Elena Lashmanova.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 11:26 GMT
Watch out London - The Americans are coming
After recording their best showing at the world indoor championships, the young American team are ready to dominate.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2012 12:48 GMT
US bullish ahead of World Championships
Coach says the Americans are the ones to beat as Lolo Jones 'gutted' to miss out on Daegu 2011 in South Korea.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2011 08:22 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
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
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