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Unsafe at any speed?
China has applied for patents for its high-speed trains, but the technology may have been pirated from the Japanese.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 09:37 GMT
Asia after the Afghan war
The US withdrawal of its troops will test the will of Asia's power brokers to build a secure regional order.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2011 10:08 GMT
Squaring Asia's nuclear triangle
In the wake of the Fukushima accident, Taiwan should be empowered to discuss nuclear matters other Asian nations.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 09:28 GMT
The sun will rise again in Japan
The 1995 Kobe earthquake created destruction, along with consumer demand, and this latest disaster will be similar.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 11:05 GMT
Japan's recovery bonds
The unthinkable happened to a complacent Japan, and although there's still a long road to recovery, there is the kizuna.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2011 11:30 GMT
Asia's chains that bind
As Chinese wages rise, its neighbours must develop further economic links - to boost domestic and regional interests.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2011 11:23 GMT
Japan minister pledges to win trust
New defence minister sworn in after government criticised over atomic bomb row.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2007 11:46 GMT
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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
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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