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Kachin: Can there be lasting peace?
As Kachin rebels and Myanmar's government agree to hold more talks, we discuss attempts to calm the escalating tensions.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 10:24 GMT
Pakistan: Battling measles and mistrust
The disease has claimed hundreds of lives but aid workers must also fight widespread suspicion and death threats.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2013 09:39 GMT
A North Korean message to the world?
We ask how the world should react to Kim Jong-un's long-range rocket launch after barely a year in the top job.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2012 10:38 GMT
Chinese village cheers Xi's climb to power
Next president of China honed leadership skills as governor and party head in rural Zhejiang province.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 13:11 GMT
Defusing China's demographic timebomb
Will the world's most populous nation review its 'one-child policy' as an ageing society places a strain on the young?
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 12:22 GMT
One-child policy haunts ageing China
State policy of reduced childbirths means one-third of population will be over the age of 60 by 2050.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 08:43 GMT
Obama faces complex relations with China
US and China view each other with suspicion, largely over issues of national security.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2012 22:29 GMT
Looking after an ageing world
As the world's population ages at an unprecedented rate, the UN says more must be done to help the elderly.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2012 13:26 GMT
What challenges lie ahead for Turkey?
As Turkey's ruling Justice and Development party prepares for a major shake-up, we ask what changes are we going to see.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2012 09:09 GMT
Is it time for Arab intervention in Syria?
Qatar's ruler says the UN's failure to bring peace to Syria forced the Arab world to play a role in ending the conflict.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2012 13:57 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
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In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
Rehabilitating South Africa's ex-prisoners
For many former prisoners, life outside of prison is fraught with difficulties, including joblessness and social stigma.
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
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