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Uzbekistan's roller-coaster ride to Brazil
Central Asian football could hit the big time if Uzbekistan beat South Korea to qualify for their first-ever World Cup.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 13:55 GMT
Koreans win bronze as Park retires
South Korea beat Uzbekistan 3-2 in third place Asian Cup playoff as Park Ji-sung follows Lee Young-pyo into retirement.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2011 19:19 GMT
Socceroos swat Uzbeks aside
Uzbekistan's strong Asian Cup run ends in humiliation as Australia win 6-0 to set up final with Japan.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2011 19:21 GMT
Uzbeks end Jordan's dream run
Untested striker Ulugbek Bakaev scores two quickfire goals as Uzbekistan reach their first Asian Cup semi-final.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2011 20:25 GMT
Kuwait on brink as Uzbeks go top
Uzbekistan beat Kuwait to make it two wins out of two in Asian Cup Group A to virtually guarantee quarter-final spot.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 17:55 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
Globalisation has not reached Somalia, but 'junglification' has
Afghanistan will not be the next Iraq
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
William G Moseley
China's new territorial assertiveness
Richard Javad Heydarian
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
In Pictures: Ramadan where the sun never sets
How do Muslims north of the Arctic Circle participate in Ramadan?
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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