Central & South Asia
People & Power
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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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Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Should Finland join NATO?
On capitalism and coercion
Macondo in mourning
International justice and Rwanda: Has the UN failed again?
Sudan: Failure to talk?
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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