Central & South Asia
People & Power
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11 - 20
Indian cinema's new moves for 2014
India cinema clocked hundred years in 2013, but the year ahead promises more fun from Bollywood and south Indian cinema.
Anna MM Vetticad
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 21:38 GMT
Migrant workers 'going hungry' in Qatar
Amnesty International urges officials to intervene to help labourers collect up to a year's worth of overdue salaries.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2013 09:14 GMT
UN confirms multiple Syria chemical attacks
UN report confirms chemical weapons used in one attack and probably in four others probed by inspectors.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2013 17:36 GMT
Kerry to sign UN treaty regulating arms trade
US to ratify treaty regulating international conventional arms trade, in a move that could increase pressure on Syria.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 19:19 GMT
Life imitating Bollywood: Love, murder, suicide
In modern day India the impact of the cultural realm may not necessarily be as innocuous as once believed.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 13:27 GMT
Rajasthan Royals face suspension
India's cricket board to decide fate of former IPL champions after co-owner admits betting on Twenty20 matches.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2013 08:32 GMT
Amnesty condemns abuse of refugee rights
Rights group says state authorities and employers are responsible for suffering of millions of refugees and migrants.
Last updated: 23 May 2013 03:00 GMT
Governments can no longer shirk human rights responsibility
A new UN protocol raises economic and cultural rights to the same prominence as civil and political rights.
Last updated: 06 May 2013 14:27 GMT
Global progress seen in ending death penalty
Iraq executed more people in 2012 but Amnesty pleased with world's "overall progress" towards ending capital punishment.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 02:09 GMT
Ignoring global inequality
International law should be enforcing governments to create frameworks that foster citizens to realise their rights.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2013 12:01 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
No escape for civilians in Syria
Kenya's fear of liberty
How citizens lead the search for Mexico's disappeared
Jerusalem: Don't call it a religious conflict
The US-China emissions deal likely meaningless
The death of international development
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