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The Pacifist War
Is war looming as Japan strengthens its military power and tensions escalate over disputed East China Sea islands?
Last updated: 12 Jun 2013 09:26 GMT
Q&A with Steve Chao
Known to make some interviewees hot under the collar with his questions, we turn the tables and put him in the hot seat.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 15:51 GMT
Everest 60th Anniversary
Marking the first ascent of Everest, we celebrate the victories and explore the real costs of climbing this deadly peak.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 15:10 GMT
Race to climb Everest stirs tension
Too many climbers trying to follow in footsteps of Hillary and Norgay, 60 years after they scaled world's highest peak.
Last updated: 28 May 2013 18:01 GMT
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
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'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.
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