Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
Mansour Iddhow, a member of Muammar Gaddafi's inner circle, explains the events that led to the Libyan leader's death.
19 Feb 2012 18:34 GMT | Libya, Turkey
Misery continues for refugees held in prisons government calls "welfare camps".
06 Jul 2009 02:41 GMT | Politics, Asia, Sri Lanka
Culprits go unpunished for deaths of 3m people during struggle for independence.
22 Apr 2008 16:47 GMT | Asia, Bangladesh, Pakistan
Election marks latest step in gradual plan to modernise ancient kingdom.
Tony Birtley | 24 Mar 2008 05:28 GMT | Politics, Asia, Bhutan, Nepal
Country's bright future clouded by deadly industry powering its growth.
Tony Birtley | 26 Dec 2007 09:03 GMT | Environment, Humanitarian crises, Asia Pacific, China
Ceremonies mark 70th anniversary of massacre that killed up to 300,000 Chinese.
Tony Birtley | 17 Dec 2007 10:53 GMT | Asia Pacific, China, Japan
Poverty forces thousands of mothers to hand babies to orphanages.
Tony Birtley | 04 Dec 2007 11:06 GMT | Asia Pacific, Vietnam
What drives women suicide bombers to die for their cause?
Tony Birtley | 23 Jul 2007 11:57 GMT | Asia
The national side has never won a single match in 12 years of international football.
Tony Birtley | 09 Jul 2007 17:21 GMT | Asia Pacific
Local residents fear for their safety as the US turns Guam into a military hub.
Tony Birtley | 08 Jul 2007 22:11 GMT | Politics, Asia Pacific, US & Canada, United States
The navy faces Tamil Tiger suicide attacks as it patrols the island's waters.
Tony Birtley | 11 Jun 2007 12:19 GMT | Asia, Sri Lanka
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia