Central & South Asia
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This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
Sanga's 319 leaves Bangladesh reeling
Kumar Sangakkara struck 319 as a dominant Sri Lanka seized full control of the second and final Test against Bangladesh.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2014 13:11 GMT
Reflections on controversial poll
Many Bangladeshis apathetic to parliamentary vote marked by violent run-up and marred by opposition boycott.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2014 17:15 GMT
Blatter: World Cup in Qatar is not reversible
FIFA President says decision for Qatar to host 2022 Football World Cup is "not reversible" and rules out co-hosting.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2013 19:16 GMT
Qatari Sheikha tops influential art list
ArtReview magazine lists Sheikha Al-Mayassa, head of Qatar Museum Authority, as most powerful person in world of art.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2013 14:16 GMT
Qataris praise smooth transition
Citizens share memories of life under Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani as they welcome his son as the new leader.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 08:43 GMT
Qatar: The making of Machiavelli's 'The Prince'
The outgoing Qatari emir is an expert in Machiavellian politics, writes Larbi Sadiki.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 12:25 GMT
New Qatar emir gives first address
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani says Qatar will continue to invest in development of its people.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 21:54 GMT
Can Qatar replace its renaissance man?
One of the most powerful men in Qatar, Sheikh Hamad has led an activist foreign policy and made big investments abroad.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 19:03 GMT
Qatar set to get new prime minister
New emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani expected to name minister of state for interior affairs as head of new cabinet.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 15:47 GMT
Qatar's message to the world
As Qatar's emir has handed over power to his son in a peaceful transition, what lies ahead for the ambitious nation?
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 12:17 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
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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