Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Lam Akol
1 - 8
South Sudan journalists facing intimidation
Security forces impose their own rules on local reporters in the absence of any media laws.
South Sudan Independence
Last updated: 12 Jul 2011 15:45 GMT
The path to development
Al Jazeera looks at the developmental challenges facing Sudan after the referendum.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2011 10:44 GMT
South Sudan's road to independence
We look at how the results of the referendum could impact the rest of the war-ravaged country.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2010 13:55 GMT
Political parties in the fray
A brief look at the political parties that registered to contest the 2010 elections.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2010 16:52 GMT
Sudan questions Eritrea over rebels
Sudan has summoned the Eritrean ambassador to clarify why Eritrea is hosting a Darfur rebel alliance that attacked a town this week.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2006 11:09 GMT
Sudan, Eritrea bid to warm up ties
Sudan and Eritrea have agreed to work to improve relations between the two neighbours after years of strained ties dogged by rows and mutual accusations.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2005 22:51 GMT
War brings famine to south Sudan
Thousands of people displaced by fighting between government forces and rebels in southern Sudan's Upper Nile region face hunger and disease as the rainy season approaches.
Last updated: 11 May 2004 15:22 GMT
Splinter group rejects Sudan peace
The leader of a southern Sudanese rebel faction has said he will discard a decade-old peace agreement with the government and rejoin his fighters in the bush.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2003 07:33 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
join our mailing list
Follow on Twitter
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera World
Work for us
Terms & Conditions