Central & South Asia
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Foreigners targeted in Yemen kidnappings
Media watchdogs say reporters, and foreigners in general, are at growing risk from a booming kidnapping industry.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 13:40 GMT
Emerging From Darkness, the Edward Snowden Story
An open letter to Edward Snowden.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 13:31 GMT
Jamming in Azerbaijan: Foreign news outlets unable to broadcast
Three broadcasters appear to have been targeted for transmitting alternative news coverage into Azerbaijan.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 11:50 GMT
Google eats the world
As Google continues to build its digital empire, concerns continue to be raised over its practices and ambitions.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 08:39 GMT
EU politicians demand probe into US bugging
US security agency spied on EU computer networks in Washington and at UN, according to German magazine Der Spiegel.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2013 19:50 GMT
The chilling effects of surveillance
Mass surveillance without due process threatens to stifle and smother dissent, keeping a populace cowed by fear.
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 09:44 GMT
Iran executions anger Afghan families
Dozens of Afghans have been executed in recent months across the border in Iran, mostly for drug related offences.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 13:07 GMT
Academia's indentured servants
Outspoken academics are rare: most tenured faculty have stayed silent about the adjunct crisis, notes Kendzior.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2013 11:19 GMT
Stage set for UN showdown over human rights practices in Azerbaijan
Two key UN bodies in Geneva are gearing up to examine Azerbaijan’s poor human rights record.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 09:55 GMT
Saving the West Bank's Shuhada Street
Activists press Israel to re-open a once-bustling road in Hebron closed since a mosque massacre in 1994.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 13:53 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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