Central & South Asia
People & Power
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11 - 20
Thai anti-corruption drive hits Phuket hard
Demolition of makeshift bars, restaurants and vendor stands deprives many locals of their sole means of livelihood.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 11:38 GMT
Australia's asylum-seeker policy in the dock
Lawsuit by 6-year-old girl, locked up for a year, reignites debate over indefinite detention of 'boat people'.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 07:01 GMT
Thai king endorses coup leader as PM
General Prayuth Chan-ocha promises to carry out extensive reforms following army coup which overthrew government in May.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 07:56 GMT
Australia defends detaining refugee children
Immigration minister justifies keeping children in camps, saying it deters further fatal attempts to reach country.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 06:37 GMT
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The Australian government continues to ignore the plight of refugee children in detention centres.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 14:43 GMT
Seven-run innings powers Royals' win
The Kansas City Royals hammer Minnesota Twins in a rain-delayed MLB game to increase their lead at the top.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 13:19 GMT
Ferguson police 'come under fire' at protest
Police say they came under heavy gunfire during protests in Missouri as renewed clashes erupted overnight.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 10:02 GMT
Cuddyer leads Rockies' sweep
Colorado beat Cincinnati 10-5 while Washington beat Pittsburgh 6-5 to sweep the three-game series in MLB.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 10:24 GMT
US holds summit with African heads of state
The US wants to boost business with African countries, but expectations are low for the US-Africa Leaders Summit.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 12:25 GMT
Australia sends asylum seekers to Nauru
157 asylum-seekers, including women and children, are secretly transferred at night to the Pacific island of Nauru.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 12:43 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.
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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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