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Japan tradition revived to preserve forests
Some farmers are using age-old horse logging method to counter alarming deforestation rate.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2013 09:39 GMT
Japan 'fails' to fulfil tsunami aid pledges
Despite government promises to rebuild communities, more than 300,000 remain displaced two years on.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2013 06:44 GMT
Fukushima forests found to be radioactive
Forests covering 70 percent of Japanese prefecture found to have traces two years after nuclear disaster.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 07:13 GMT
Thailand cracks down on wildlife trafficking
UN training Thai police and immigration officers to fight sophisticated smuggling ring in Southeast Asia.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2013 03:43 GMT
Taiwan debates animal euthanasia
Animal-rights activists demand reversal of government's policy in dealing with the rise in number of stray animals.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 06:14 GMT
Filipino 'army' lays claim to Malaysian state
Self-proclaimed Royal Sultanate army land in eastern state of Sabah, saying ancestors once ruled area.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2013 19:17 GMT
SARS outbreak taught new lessons
Decade after disease was first reported, scientists say virus behind the outbreak is well-contained.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 23:25 GMT
Gunning for business
We follow the money trail in the gun control debate and examine its influence at a political and corporate level.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 08 Feb 2013 18:01 GMT
Demanding gay rights in Taiwan
The island nation could be the first country in Asia to legalize same sex marriage.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2013 03:09 GMT
Gambling boosts Macau economy
Casinos bring in billions to Chinese territory that has eclipsed Las Vegas as gambling Mecca of world.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2013 10:24 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
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
Israel's deadly ceasefire game
Pakistan: Will instability topple democracy?
I have a dream: A world free of nuclear weapons
St Louis' sons, taken too soon
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
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.
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