Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
Qatar's emir transfers power to son
Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani says he is handing over power to son and calls on countrymen to lend their support.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 17:26 GMT
Qatar emir transfers power to son
Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani hands "reins of power" to son, calling on country to lend their support to decision.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 05:17 GMT
Qatar emir set to address nation
Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani due to speak following announcement of decision to hand over power to heir apparent.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 04:51 GMT
A new ruler for a transformed country
Qatar's emir, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, turns over control of a transformed country 18 years after taking power.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 19:09 GMT
Qatari emir to meet ruling family members
Move comes amid reports about Sheikh Hamad's intentions to transfer power to heir apparent, Sheikh Tamim.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 14:09 GMT
Taliban's Qatar office stokes Karzai's ire
Afghan government is angry the Taliban raised their flag and vowed to continue fighting after opening their Doha centre.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 21 Jun 2013 06:53 GMT
Talks with Taliban uncertain after Qatar meet
In a state visit to Qatar, Hamid Karzai hoped to assert Kabul's role in peace talks and normalise relations with Doha.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 04 Apr 2013 14:41 GMT
Rival Syrian faction hits out at Arab League
Syrian National Co-ordination Body says granting SNC bloc's seat at Doha summit risks jeopardising opposition unity.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2013 17:54 GMT
Arab League: Legitimising Syria's opposition
How significant is the representation of the Syrian opposition in the Arab League for the ongoing conflict?
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 11:28 GMT
Qatari poet's sentence reduced to 15 years
Poet jailed for life last year for encouraging overthrow of government has his sentence reduced by appeals court.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 19:29 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Afghanistan's dangerous game of thrones
Corporate colonisation of cyberspace
Are China and S Korea the region's newest best buddies?
How it started in Gaza
Israel's dissenting voices get lost in the war echo chamber
In Pictures: The last Aryans
Brogpas living in remote Himalayas claim to be last of the Aryans, luring tourists and researchers.
In Pictures: Israeli strikes devastate Gaza
The UN has expressed concern over the rising civilian death toll in Gaza, and extensive damage to local infrastructure.
In Pictures: Faces of the World Cup
World Cup fans from around the world came to Brazil to show their colours and team passion.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions