Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
Long-delayed elections open in Togo
Polls, delayed by months of protests, aiming to provide latest step in west African country's transition to democracy.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 08:54 GMT
Switzerland: Sidestepping banking secrecy
As Swiss banks get ready to reveal client information to US authorities, is this crime-fighting or a breach of privacy?
Last updated: 31 May 2013 13:18 GMT
French Senate passes gay marriage bill
France's upper House votes to approve landmark bill granting homosexual couples right to marry and adopt, amid protests.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 17:06 GMT
UN warns CAR rebels to halt march on capital
Security council urges Seleka fighters to call off offensive after rebels advance to within 22km of capital Bangui.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 13:36 GMT
France in Mali: The longue durée of imperial blowback
The current crisis in Mali is a product of French colonialism, and their intervention will sadly create more blowback.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2013 16:24 GMT
The fallout from France's supertax
Will a proposed 75 percent tax lead to an erosion of creativity and talent, and result in a significant brain drain?
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 11:13 GMT
Future of European Club rugby uncertain
With English and French clubs refusing to compete after 2014, there is growing frustration as latest talks fail.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2012 18:33 GMT
Dreaming of the Apocalypse
If ever real leadership was needed among American, European and Arab leaders, it's now.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 15:17 GMT
Taking on the tax havens
As the rich exploit legal loopholes to stash billions overseas, we examine the hole they leave in the global economy.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 10:23 GMT
Republic of Congo holds parliamentary polls
Ruling party and its allies set for majority as opposition accuses state media of political bias.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2012 06:46 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.
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