Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
Lebanon's search for a charismatic new president
Lebanon can avoid a domestic implosion with a visionary, consensus-building president.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 13:33 GMT
Lebanon fails to elect new president - again
Vote rescheduled for third time, after parliament fails to establish two-thirds quorum to elect country's new president.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 11:29 GMT
Iraqi helicopters hit convoy in Syria
Eight people killed in convoy from Syria which Baghdad says was aiming to supply Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 14:07 GMT
Iraq braces for more election violence
After a major attack on an election rally, Iraqis wonder whether security forces can keep them safe on polling day.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 21:00 GMT
Can the Saudis adapt to Obama's policies?
The US is not likely to act decisively on urgent issues in the Middle East, such as the Syrian crisis.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2014 09:24 GMT
Afghan elections: Sex, lies and social media
Tawdry sex scandals and personal attacks make the rounds on social media ahead of Afghanistan's presidential vote.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 08:07 GMT
Bouteflika: Down but not out
Is President Abdelaziz Bouteflika capable of ruling Algeria?
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014 19:24 GMT
Lebanese PM unveils national unity cabinet
Government formed after 10 months of stalemate due to deep divisions, mostly over Syria's civil war.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 15:31 GMT
Muslim gender segregation stirs UK debate
Incident at University College London talk thrusts Islam's male-and-female divide into the spotlight.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 12:53 GMT
No end in sight for Lebanon polarisation
Will additional schisms among political groups topple the frozen balance of power?
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 29 Jan 2014 09:43 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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