Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Harry Smith
11 - 20
Olympic flame ignites Boris Johnson's future
Flamboyant London mayor see fortunes rise, with some saying he could be a potential prime minister.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2012 12:54 GMT
Rallying against extradition in UK
The families of four men wanted by US law enforcement protest outside Downing Street to press for trial in own country.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2012 22:08 GMT
Polls show British PM Cameron losing support
Public losing confidence in UK government's ability to tackle economic crisis after series of blunders.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 16:44 GMT
Iranian banks cut off from SWIFT system
Financial group vital for oil exports cuts business with banks blacklisted by EU to enforce sanctions.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2012 22:18 GMT
Russia critical of Latvia language vote
Moscow says referendum outcome was biased because it excluded 319,000 Russian-speaking "non-citizens".
Last updated: 19 Feb 2012 19:06 GMT
Latvians reject Russian as national language
Initial results of plebiscite indicate that ethnic minorities' attempt to have language recognised has failed.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2012 07:06 GMT
Latvia holds referendum on second language
Vote likely to be rejected as nationalists view it as Moscow's attempt to weaken the country's sovereignty.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2012 21:30 GMT
Syrian violence draws international criticism
Latest crackdown leaves at least eight people dead after government forces launch fresh attacks in several cities.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2011 22:11 GMT
Norway buries first victims of attacks
Funeral held as psychiatrists assess whether Anders Breivik, the man behind massacre, is fit for trial.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2011 20:28 GMT
Foreigners flee Libyan chaos
Countries around the world step up efforts to evacuate citizens, but some warn an exodus of refugees could spark crisis.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2011 09:24 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Pakistan: The blood price of Faustian bargains
The dawn of Kim Jong-un's rule
Renewed hope for justice in Colombia
Tunisia caught between fear and stability
Cuba: History is on Obama's side
Moscow's collapsing power dreams
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