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    Acute Economic Inequality Underlies "Occupy Central" Protests in Hong Kong

    Assistant Professor Eli Friedman from Cornell University says working class and union participation has increased in subsequent occupations  September 30, 14

    Why the Gulf of Tonkin Matters 50 Years Later (2/2)

    On the 50th anniversary of the Gulf Tonkin incident, Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg and historian Gareth Porter discuss the powers which wanted Pres. Johnson to pursue a ground operation in Vietnam  August 1, 14

    All Parties Involved to Blame for Malaysian Aircraft Disaster in Ukraine

    Larry Wilkerson: Why weren't commercial flights banned over an area where aircraft had already been shot down?  July 21, 14

    The Fashion Victims of Cambodia

    Rebecca Henschke reports on garment workers killed by riot police when striking for pay rise  June 30, 14

    A Decisive Victory for the BJP in India

    The candidate of corporate capital and the Hindu nationalist right wing movement is now poised to become Prime Minister  May 18, 14

    Right Wing Hindu Nationalist BJP wins a historic mandate in the Indian Elections

    Prashad: It was an anti-Congress wave, not a pro-Modi wave  May 18, 14

    Activists Tell President Obama: Asia-Pacific Is Not For Sale

    Protests from Kuala Lumpur to Washington, DC oppose the TPP and U.S. military aggression  May 1, 14

    30,000 Chinese Factory Workers Strike Against Maker of Nike Sneakers

    Editor Michelle Chen and instructor Xiaoming Chai discuss the workers' demands and whether the rise of strikes signals a decline of cheap labor in China  April 28, 14

    An Asia "Pivot" Should Mean Cooperating with China to Solve the Global Environmental Crisis

    Larry Wilkerson says the U.S. should push China to settle territorial disputes in international venues, and also pursue a cooperative relationship that seeks to solve global crises rather than dominate the world  June 27, 14

    Indian Parliamentary Elections - A Primer With Vijay Prashad

    Indians go to the polls discontent with the 10 year rule of Indian National Congress Party  April 9, 14

    Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Three Years Later: Who is Responsible?

    Nuclear power engineer Arnie Gunderson and journalist Chiho Kaneko discuss a lawsuit to hold General Electric and other reactor manufacturing companies responsible and the Japanese public's attitude toward nuclear energy  March 11, 2014

    Lingering Problems At Fukushima Raise Questions About Nuclear Power Safety At Home

    Nuclear expert David Lochbaum and award-winning journalist Susan Stranahan discuss the weaknesses in nuclear regulation and whether the United States has the proper safeguards to protect its citizens from a similar disaster  February 28, 2014

    Why is China's Economy Slowing Down?

    Minqi Li: State funded expansion of infrastructure projects is creating over capacity as wages and domestic consumer demand remains low  -4 min ago

    Indian High Court Criminalizes Homosexuality

    Legal experts say Indian top court's decision is in violation of democratic norms  December 29, 13

    Scientists Link Spike in Thyroid Disease to Fukushima Disaster

    Nuclear expert and researcher Joseph Mangano explains his research in connecting the increase of hypothyroidism in newborns on the West coast to the Fukushima nuclear disaster  December 23, 2013

    TEPCO Downplays Huge Risks Involved in Removing Fukushima Fuel Rods

    Arnie Gundersen: Agencies overseeing cleanup like the IAEA are biased towards defending and promoting nuclear power  December 2, 13

    Chinese Reforms Make Rich Even Richer

    Minqi Li: Chinese Communist 'Plenum' meeting resulted in a promise for market reforms, including privatization and deregulation of public utility, energy and other state-owned companies.  November 20, 13

    Kashmir Remains a Central Flashpoint in South Asia

    Historic conflict remains a dangerous source of tension between nuclear armed neighbors India and Pakistan  November 19, 13

    Filipino Delegate Goes on Hunger Strike, As Wealthy Nations Don't Meet Global Climate Fund Pledges

    Patrick Bond: Global Climate Fund was set to provide $100 billion every year by 2020 for adaptation and mitigation efforts, but it goes grossly unfunded with nations like the Philippines feeling its consequences.  September 21, 14

    Filipino Gov. Misused Public Funds As People Suffer from Post-Typhoon Devastation

    Jose Maria Sison: Evidence shows Filpino government set up ghost non-profits that failed to service its most vulnerable citizens  November 12, 13

    In Unprecedented Move, Spent Fuel Rods To Be Removed from Fukushima Reactors

    Arjun Makhijani: Removing the spent fuel rods from the Fukushima Reactor is a dangerous but necessary move  November 8, 13

    In Unprecedented Move, Spent Fuel Rods To Be Removed from Fukushima Reactors - Extended

    Arjun Makhijani: Removing the spent fuel rods from the Fukushima Reactor is a dangerous but necessary move  November 8, 13

    CIA's Wash Post Leaks Aimed At Silencing Drone Critics

    Gareth Porter: CIA leaks to the Washington Post alleging Pakistani support for drone strikes a ploy to prop up increasingly unpopular program  October 30, 13

    Following Nationwide Strikes, Bangladesh Garment Workers Win Minimum Wage Increase

    Striking Bangladesh garment workers closed 20% of the country's garment production to achieve victory.  October 22, 13

    Radioactive Rainwater Overwhelms Fukishima Nuclear Plant

    Heavy rains have overwhelmed containment tankers at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant  October 22, 13

    Philippine Activists Fightback Against Corporate and Military Forces

    "It is better to die from bullets than from hunger" In the Philippines, activists put their lives on the line to fight the military and corporations  September 16, 13

    Japan Grapples with the Rise of Hate Groups

    Tensions in East Asia are putting stress on Japanese society as rightwing activists begin to target resident Koreans. This has led to some politicians calling for legislative action against "hate speech"  September 11, 13

    Record Radiation Levels At Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    Japanese government $500 million ice wall is a precarious, temporary fix, not a permanent solution to the radioactive water leaking from stricken nuclear reactors  September 5, 13

    Will the US Military's "Asia Pivot" Escalate Human Rights Violations?

    Activists hold first ever international conference opposing greater planned US military presence in Asia, say US responsible for rapes, killings and environmental destruction  September 3, 13

    Indian Indigenous Activist and Journalist Dayamani Barla In Her Own Words

    Dayamani Barla speaks to the Real News about her work, activism and her hopes for the future indigenous struggles in India  August 13, 13

    Philippine Authorities Violently Crackdown on 'People's State of the Nation March'

    Growing movement decries Philippine President's failure to address the widespread poverty, corruption and human rights abuses during his State of the Nation Address (SONA)  July 24, 13

    Pakistan's Energy Crisis: "They've pushed us back into the stone ages"

    A severe and worsening shortage of electricity and gas has been crippling the economy and destroying livelihoods for years, but what will it take to get the lights back on?  July 2, 13

    Over 8,000 Men Disappeared in Kashmir Since 1989

    Kashmir women protest, demanding information and responsibility for missing husbands and children, who were disappeared by rebels or by the Indian security forces and presumably killed  July 8, 13

    "Incredible India" Home to Modern Slavery

    Millions of people, including children, toil in bonded labor in India, even though the practice has been outlawed for years  June 26, 13

    Turkish Deputy PM Apologizes as Mass Protests Continue

    Baris Karaagac: Demands for worker's rights, secularism and more democracy fueling protest movement across Turkey  June 5, 13

    240,000 Turkish Workers Join As Mass Protests Reach More Than 67 Cities

    Confederation of unions, stage two day strike in solidarity with protestors, against police brutality and for a more democratic Turkey  June 7, 13

    Japanese Movement Against TPP Growing

    Critics of the Trans-Pacific Partnership say it's an attempt to impose an American system on Japan and would threaten Japanese public healthcare system  May 7, 13

    Musharraf's Forgotten Dark Legacy: Pakistan's 'Disappeared'

    The arrest of General Pervez Musharraf in Pakistan provides new hope to the families of hundreds of Pakistanis who've gone missing since the 'War on Terror' came to Pakistan  May 6, 13

    Only 6 Percent of Child Trafficking Cases in India Result in Prosecutions

    In three years a total of 452679 victims of child trafficking cases were reported but number of prosecutions was only 25006 - 6% of the cases being reported  April 30, 13

    What Drives US North Korea Policy?

    Peter Lee: The US will not accept a rapprochement with North Korea with nuclear weapons, not because they are a real threat, but it would cause South Korea and Japan to seek nuclear weapons and thus weaken American dominance in the region  April 17, 2013

    North Korea Seeks End to US Sanctions and Isolation

    Eric Margolis: The nuclear weapons program is the only card North Korea has to force the US to negotiate a normalization of relations  April 23, 13

    Japan's Labor Movement Struggles to Cope with Irregular Employment

    Japanese labor unions used to be a force to be reckoned with, but declining membership, fading activism, and the rise of irregular employment have led many ordinary Japanese to forget that they even exist  February 19, 13

    China and Japan: Commercial Allies or Strategic Rivals?

    Robert Lee: China and Japan economies depend on each other but nationalist forces play on historic antagonisms  October 16, 2012

    Hardliners, Weapons-Makers the Real Winners in Japan-China Dispute

    Japanese and Chinese nationalists are willing to bet their countries' futures for the sake of national pride and a handful of uninhabited islands in the sea, but it may be the global weapons-making industry that walks away with the pot.  October 3, 2012

    Japan Plays Down Fukushima as Questions About Nuclear Energy Remain

    Masaki Oshikawa: Experts told us that reactors in earthquake zones were safe but computer models can't reproduce reality  March 12, 2012

    Socialism vs Capitalism in China

    Minqi Li: Vice President Xi is expected to become President at a time when a serious debate has emerged in the party  February 19, 2012

    What to do about Apple and Fraud Friendly Manufacturing in China?

    Bill Black: We need to ban imports produced while breaking laws of China  February 13, 2012

    U.S. Afghan Strategy in Disarray

    Shashank Bengali: Pakistan alliance on the rocks, Afghan economy crashing and Taliban not weakened  December 3, 11

    Turkey's Deadly Quake Toll Set to Rise

    A desperate search for survivors is continuing after a devastating earthquake in southeast Turkey  October 24, 2011

    Oil Price Hikes Trigger India Protests

    Al Jazeera: But rising oil prices have sparked massive protests across India  May 19, 2011

    Pakistanis "Humiliated" by US Over Osama Bin Laden Death

    Former member of Pakistan's intelligence agency says the US has been humiliating the Pakistani Government since the death of Osama bin Laden  May 9, 11

    Japanese MP: It's Time to Tell the Truth

    Kuniko Tanioko: Japan must tell world how it dealt with the nuclear runoff into the ocean  May 7, 2011

    Radiation Fears Spark Tokyo Alarm

    Al Jazeera: Fears about the possible spread of radiation have caused unease in Tokyo  March 17, 2011

    Japan: Second Explosion Rocks Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    Channel 4: Many are frightened - but this is not another Chernobyl, as Channel 4 Science Correspondent Tom Clarke explains  March 15, 2011

    Japan's Nuke Crisis Far From Over

    Al Jazeera: The Fukushima nuclear power plant witnessed another explosion on Monday mounting fear of a major nuclear radiation  March 14, 2011

    China Calls for Peaceful Resolution

    CCTV: Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Zhijun says China is deeply worried about rising tension on the Korean Peninsula.  December 20, 2010

    Chinese Currency War a Red Herring?

    Epstein: The focus on China's monetary policy is a diversion from the real problems facing US economy  October 28, 2010

    Inside Story - Behind The Latest Food Crisis

    Al Jazeera: Food prices soar to record levels worldwide  October 14, 2010

    Japan Released Chinese Fishing Boat Captain

    Newsy: Critics deem Japan the 'Loser' after release of Chinese skipper  September 25, 2010

    INDIA'S GRAIN ROTS AS POOR GO HUNGRY

    REPLAY Al Jazeera About 400 million poor in India cannot afford to buy grain  September 10, 2010

    PAKISTANI FLOODS: GOVERNMENT 'MUST DO MORE'

    Channel4: Flooding in Pakistan now affecting 20 million people  August 15, 2010

    CHINA AND THE "END OF THE END OF HISTORY"

    WILL CHINESE WORKERS CHALLENGE GLOBAL CAPITALISM? PT.3 MINQI LI INTERVIEW  August 20, 2010

    EPIC KOREAN AUTO WORKERS STRIKE

    Young Ho Lee tells the story of the 77-day occupation and fight against lay-offs at Korean Auto factory  August 7, 2010

    Epic Korean Auto Workers Strike

    TRNN Replay: Young Ho Lee tells the story of the 77-day occupation and fight against lay-offs at Korean Auto factory  August 7, 2010

    EPIC KOREAN AUTO WORKERS STRIKE

    TRNN Replay: Young Ho Lee tells the story of the 77-day occupation and fight against lay-offs  August 7, 2010

    Inside Story - Behind the Korean crisis

    Al Jazeera: Once again, tensions escalate between the Korean neighbors  May 27, 2010

    Talk of war over sinking of South Korean ship

    Larry Wilkerson: The tension between two Koreas is higher now than any time since 1994  May 26, 2010

    Inside Story - The battle in Bangkok

    AlJazeera: The crisis in Thailand is taking a deadly turn as 29 people have been killed in three days  May 18, 2010

    Bangkok burns as Thai protest heats up

    Al Jazeera: Red shirts continue to stand their ground at their protest camp in central Bangkok, Thailand

    Bangkok fighting continues amid ceasefire calls

    Channel 4: 29 people have now been killed during three days of fighting in the Thai capital  May 17, 2010

    Kyrgyzstan's second "tulip revolution" Pt2

    Engdahl: Kyrgyzstan crisis shows American strategic weakness  April 17, 2010

    Kyrgyzstan's second "tulip revolution"

    F. William Engdahl discusses situation in Kyrgyzstan  April 16, 2010

    Telangana, India: Student Suicide Protest by Fire

    TRNN REPLAY Student suicide reignites historic separatists movement Telangana, India  January 25, 2010

    Afghanistan and global dominance Pt2

    Engdahl: New regional cooperation that challenges US dominance is good for the world  January 7, 2010

    UK/USA made use of Uzbek torture Pt.2

    Former Brit Ambassador Craig Murray says UK and USA sent prisoners to Uzbek to be tortured  November 4, 2009

    Uzbek terror and the UK/USA

    Murray: CIA used Uzbek torture to create false intelligence; support for regime continues  October 24, 2009

    Is this evidence of Sri Lankan 'war crimes?'

    Channel 4 News shows footage claimed to show Sri Lankan forces executing Tamils earlier this year  August 28, 2009

    China's military goes online

    People's Liberation Army marks its 82nd anniversary  August 2, 2009

    Indian Navy's Nuclear Sub and China's Encirclement

    TRNN REPLAY An NDTV panel in India discusses lndia's nuclear ballistic submarine INS Arihant  July 26, 2009

    Indian Navy's nuclear sub and China's encirclement

    TRNN REPLAY An NDTV panel in India discusses lndia's nuclear ballistic submarine INS Arihant  July 26, 2009

    India-Bangladesh 'security' fence

    India announces a new fence will seal off its border with Bangladesh, hundreds have been killed  July 24, 2009

    We're all Uighurs now. Or are we?

    Pepe Escobar: Does anyone care about what happens to the Uighurs?  October 21, 09

    Uighurs' struggle to retain cultural identity

    The Chinese government has accused Uighur exiles of inciting violent protests in Urumqi  July 7, 2009

    What's the Afghan policy?

    Nancy Youssef: There are no easy choices in Afghanistan for the US; nor for Afghans  October 21, 09

    Fighting in Pakistan displaced 1.5 million

    Up to 15,000 soldiers are fighting Taliban militants north of the capital Islamabad  May 21, 2009

    US policy makes things worse in Pakistan

    Aijaz Ahmad: US policy will lead to thousands of new recruits for al- Qaeda  May 12, 2009

    US Pakistan policy is floundering

    Aijaz Ahmad Pt.2: US must work with regional states and pull out of Afghanistan to find Pakistan solutio  May 13, 2009

    Swat valley death toll rises

    Pakistan's army continues US-backed Swat valley offensive after the reported deaths of 700 militants  May 12, 2009

    Panic grips Pakistan's Buner as fighting intensifies

    Al Jazeera: More than 300,000 people have fled the area as troops battle Taliban fighters  May 8, 2009

    Pakistan is boiling

    Aijaz Ahmad: Pakistan is in complete chaos - Bad decisions Pt.2  March 12, 2009

    The Pakistan puzzle

    The unraveling situation in Pakistan confounds US policy in Afghanistan Pt. 3  February 23, 2009

    Obama's plan and Mumbai

    Sunil Ram: Obama's plan for Kashmir unlikely to succeed  December 19, 2008

    Devastating Mumbai’s defenses

    Sunil Ram: The Mumbai attacks devastated India's security and emergency services Pt.2  December 17, 2008

    Orchestrating the Mumbai attacks

    Sunil Ram: Mumbai attackers were well equipped, informed, and trained for at least a year  December 17, 2008

    No danger of Indo-Pak War

    Siddharth Varadarajan: This crisis is full of implications for the future of Pakistan  December 9, 2008

    Pakistan under pressure

    Saeed Shah investigates origin of Ajmal Amir Qasab; only gunman caught in Mumbai attacks  December 9, 2008

    Mumbai: Media speculations over Pakistan Pt.1

    Tariq Amin-Khan discusses media coverage of Mumbai violence and speculations over Pakistani involvement  December 4, 2008

    Mumbai attacks fail to fuel vengeance

    Siddharth Varadarajan: Indians have rejected attempts to politicize the attacks Pt.2/2  December 3, 2008

    Brazil pledges to cut Amazon destruction in half

    Guardian: Brazilian President Lula da Silva announces 10 year plan to slow rainforest destruction  December 5, 2008

    India-Pakistan relations stable

    Siddharth Varadarajan: India and Pakistan cooperating, Indian people restrained Pt.1/2  December 2, 2008

    Pakistan gov cannot control militants Pt.2

    Tariq Khan: India is 'most attacked country in world after Iraq,' it's not all coming from Pakistan  December 5, 2008

    Mumbai overwhelmed with violence

    Security forces descended on a Jewish center that was occupied by militants  November 29, 2008

    A complex terrorist situation

    Guardian: An assessment of the security situation in India and the possible political fallout  November 29, 2008

    Commandos storm Mumbai hotels

    Guardian: Randeep Ramesh reports on the current hostage situation in Mumbai  November 28, 2008

    It's time to deal with Taliban

    Tariq Amin-Khan: Taliban is now a social-political force and must be approached as such Pt. 2/2  November 24, 2008

    Obama's vision for Pakistan

    Tariq Amin-Khan: Obama's new Pakistan adviser calls for deal in Kashmir to free up Pak military  November 12, 2008

    Pakistan and Afghanistan are moving backwards

    More US missile strikes kill civilians in Pakistan and Afghanistan  November 11, 2008

    Chinese factories feel the pinch

    Guardian: As the economic downturn reaches China, factory workers express their anxiety  November 2, 2008

    Drugs and the Pakistani military

    Sunil Ram: Pakistani military operations are determined in part by dependency on drug revenue Pt.2/3  October 28, 2008

    Pakistan in a panic

    Sunil Ram: Military ruling class is dependent on international aid that is now in jeopardy  October 27, 2008

    Pakistani Lashkars join fight against Taliban

    Tariq Amin-Khan : Pakistani government is playing with fire by arming more tribes with modern weapons  October 15, 2008

    Conflict in Pakistan

    Beena Sarwar: Over the last few years the agenda of local militants and the Taliban have converged  October 4, 2008

    New head of ISI; Karzai calls for Taliban talks

    Eric Margolis: Political stability is unattainable in Afghanistan without dialog with the Taliban  October 1, 2008

    Is Pakistan's Zardari creating new dictatorship?

    Tariq Khan: Pak President Zardari is not rescinding legal framework of dictatorship. Pt2  September 29, 2008

    Global meltdown: Pakistan and the Taliban

    Tariq Khan: Pakistan on the brink - the economic crisis Pt. 3  October 1, 2008

    What do the Taliban want in Pakistan?

    Dr. Tariq Amin-Khan: Taliban seek to gain popular support by inciting Pakistani military Pt.4  October 5, 2008

    Pakistan's future tied to the oval office

    Dr. Tariq Amin-Khan: Will Obama or McCain represent a new policy toward Pakistan?  October 7, 2008

    Pakistan on the brink

    Dr.Tariq Amin-Khan talks about the consequences of increased US military activity in Pakistan  September 25, 2008

    Pakistan violence could signal civil war

    Increasing offensives by the Taliban challenge the territorial integrity of the country  October 21, 09

    US infringes Pakistani sovereignty

    Unmanned drone launches missile strike in South Waziristan village  September 19, 2008

    The Gurkha veterans' last stand

    The Guardian: Gurkha veterans' fight for right to settle in UK  September 21, 2008

    China and the climate change crisis

    Prof. Minqi Li: Government has done little more then give lip service to environmental issues Pt8  September 15, 2008

    China, climate change and US dollars

    Minqi Li: Renewable energy canceled out by growth of fossil fuels; US dollar depends on China Pt9  September 17, 2008

    China holding the (US dollar) bag

    Prof. Minqi Li on what happens to China if the US goes into a deeper recession Pt10  September 19, 2008

    The Chinese Communist Party

    Minqi Li: It's not about ideology, it's about the material interests of the elite Pt 7  August 25, 2008

    Chinese nationalism

    Minqi Li : China's elites are primarily focused on neoliberal globalization Pt 6  August 24, 2008

    The New Left in China wants socialism

    Minqi Li : Left against free-market reforms, wants social-democracy or socialism Pt5  August 23, 2008

    The New Left in China

    Minqi Li : Chinese left critical of market reforms Pt4  August 22, 2008

    Musharraf resigns

    Beleaguered president leaves but Pakistan's problems remain  August 19, 2008

    China's top 1% control 70% of wealth

    Professor Minqi Li : Winners and losers in new China Pt 2  August 15, 2008

    Protest movement growing in China

    Professor Minqi Li : Winners and losers in new China Pt 3  October 21, 09

    Winners and losers in the new China

    Prof. Minqi Li, a former political prisoner, on Confucianism, capitalism and harmony for who Pt 1  August 14, 2008

    Naomi Klein on China and the Olympics

    "The security, central planning, surveillance state is an ideal cocoon for global capitalism" (1 of 4)  August 9, 2008

    China new disaster-capitalism trough

    Naomi Klein: Billions of dollars spent on Olympic security, China buys tools of war on terror (2 of 4)  August 10, 2008

    China security tech supplied by US companies

    Naomi Klein on China and the Olympics (3 of 4)  August 11, 2008

    China's authoritarian capitalism a global trend?

    Naomi Klein on China and the Olympics (4 of 4)  August 12, 2008

    Burma: "If we had guns we would fight back"

    The Guardian: From inside Burma plans for new uprising against military  August 6, 2008

    Pakistan launches offensive

    Khan: If it lasts longer than a week, Pak govt's offensive risks bringing Taliban's war to the cities  June 30, 2008

    Childhood denied

    Millions of children forced to work to earn meager income, or nothing at all  June 22, 2008

    Pak PM condemns US bombing

    US air strike kills 11 Pakistani soldiers; war of words ensues  June 12, 2008

    Pervez Musharraf: The fall of a dictator

    Pakistan's president refuses to resign, while opponents discuss impeachment  June 10, 2008

    Myanmar opens doors to foreign aid workers

    Joe Belliveau of Medecins Sans Frontieres sees no signs of reconstruction  May 27, 2008

    Myanmar to grant access to all aid workers

    Guardian: Junta's decision could affect flow of desperately needed aid into devastated country  May 24, 2008

    Burma cyclone aid: A desperate lottery

    Guardian: Reporter finds out that in some cases so little food arrives it is divided up by lucky draw  May 23, 2008

    Over 130-thousand missing or dead in Myanmar

    Progress in distributing aid is slowly being made  May 21, 2008

    Pakistan border bombed

    Damadola struck by 2-drone missiles; US suspected to be behind bombing  May 16, 2008

    Myanmar's junta use food aid to maintain iron grip

    Military junta, afraid of mutiny, accused of hoarding relief supplies for military personnel  May 14, 2008

    Pakistan: Sharif withdraws from coalition

    Members of the Muslim League N have quit the cabinet over disagreement on reinstating judges  May 13, 2008

    Myanmar generals force vote despite cyclone crisis

    Larry Jagan: Myanmar generals do not care about the Burmese people  May 11, 2008

    Myanmar junta seizes aid shipments

    Military junta blocks new aid and insists on constitutional referendum despite cyclone disaster  May 11, 2008

    Myanmar death toll climbs over 70 000

    Cyclone transforms rice exporting country into rice importer  May 9, 2008

    Myanmar cyclone may hurt rice exports

    Rice importing countries dependent on Myanmar may be the next victims  May 7, 2008

    Election brings sweeping change to Nepal

    Maoists' landslide victory means country's monarchy could soon be abolished  April 15, 2008

    Monk protest disrupts media visit

    State-organized trip to Lhasa interrupted by monks who talk to media  March 28, 2008

    Seven days not in Tibet

    Guardian: Chinese police blocking attempts to verify different claims made by Chinese State and Tibetans  March 28, 2008

    New Pakistan PM releases jailed judges

    Gilani elected as Pakistan's PM and releases Musharraf foe and former head of Supreme Court of Pakistan  March 25, 2008

    Crisis in Tibet

    Aijaz Ahmad: Dalai Lama caught between China and independence groups  March 25, 2008

    Bombs blast Lahore

    Militant campaign against government escalates as parliament prepares to convene  March 11, 2008

    Will the US save Musharraf

    Pakistani parliament on collision course with Musharraf presidency (2 of 2)  March 11, 2008

    Pakistan: New coalition gov. will reinstate judges

    Election winners seal agreement to form coalition government and vow to reinstate supreme court judges  March 9, 2008

    Corrupt politician is US man in Pakistan

    Aijaz Ahmad commentary: Sharif refuses coalition government; Zardari on his own  October 21, 09

    Raw News: Censorship gone global

    Pakistan Telecommunication Authority shuts down YouTube  October 21, 09

    Pakistan elections: Start of democratic turmoil

    Analysis by Aijaz Ahmad: Emerging political forces in Pakistan resist US pressure  February 26, 2008

    The US and Pakistan

    Aijaz Ahmad: US trying to guide formation of new Pakistan government; will Musharraf stay or go?  February 25, 2008

    Lawyers demand judges be reinstated

    Protesting lawyers in Karachi, Pakistan, demand that judges dismissed by Pervez Musharraf be reinstated  February 21, 2008

    New Pak govt. against extreme US military action

    Aijaz Ahmad: Coalition govt. for negotiations with Islamist militants; military highly corrupt (2 of 2)  February 21, 2008

    Musharraf, army and Islamist parties big losers

    Aijaz Ahmad: Rise of secular urban forces in Pakistan; US not controlling the process (1 of 2)  February 20, 2008

    Musharraf's party defeated

    Beena Sarwar: Reporting from Pakistan on rout of Musharraf's party  February 19, 2008

    Pakistan election day

    Beena Sarwar: Many voting irregularities as counting begins ALERT: Musharraf party headed towards defeat  February 19, 2008

    Pakistan election fraught with danger

    Eric Margolis: Vote may be rigged for Musharraf as Pashtun uprising grows stronger  February 16, 2008

    Opposition promises to remove Musharraf if elected

    Pakistani opposition forms coalition for elections  February 14, 2008

    al-Qaeda in Pakistan plans election chaos

    Syed Saleem Shahzad: Militants in the tribal areas are obsessed with "khuruj" (revolt) in Pakistan  February 11, 2008

    al-Qaeda in Pakistan Plans Election Chaos

    Syed Saleem Shahzad: Militants in the tribal areas are obsessed with "khuruj" (revolt) in Pakistan  February 11, 2008

    Taliban threaten US/NATO supply lines in Pakistan

    Aijaz Ahmad: Musharraf reluctant to fight Pakistani tribes - serious crisis developing  February 1, 2008

    Pakistan army and the tribal territories

    Aijaz Ahmad: Pakistan army fights Talibanization of Pakistan, but mixed agenda in tribal areas (2 of 3)  January 30, 2008

    Pakistan against US troops on its territory

    Aijaz Ahmad: An isolated Musharraf opposes American troops in Pakistan (1 of 3)  January 29, 2008

    Who's in charge of Pakistan?

    Munizae Jahangir: Taliban law in North West Frontier Province is replacing Pakistani law  January 19, 2008

    Bhutto's legacy and Musharraf's future

    Aijaz Ahmad: Who will fill the vacuum after Bhutto's death? Will the Army turn on Musharraf?  January 9, 2008

    US troops in Pakistan?

    Aijaz Ahmad: Is there a military solution in Afghanistan and Pakistan?  January 4, 2008

    Who gained from Bhutto's death?

    Aijaz Ahmad: Musharraf and extremists had the most to gain from assassination  January 3, 2008

    On al-Qaeda's video "Review of Events"

    Pepe Escobar on al-Zawahiri's video (2 of 2)  December 31, 2007

    Pakistan in turmoil after assassination of Bhutto

    Beena Sawar: Supporters despair about fate of democratization  December 27, 2007

    Democracy movement in Pakistan not dead

    Aijaz Ahmad: The democracy movement did not start with Bhutto and will not end with her death  December 27, 2007

    On al-Qaeda's video "Review of Events"

    Pepe Escobar on al-Zawahiri's video (1 of 2)  December 30, 2007

    The Indo - US nuclear deal

    N. Ram: Will the left alliance bring down the government of Manmohan Singh?  December 26, 2007

    Pakistan: Emergency rule now called democracy

    Aijaz Ahmad: Restoration of "democracy" is an extension of emergency conditions  December 20, 2007

    Code Pink activists deported from Pakistan

    Medea Benjamin talks about her arrest and deportation from Pakistan  December 22, 2007

    Pakistan: The army looks after its own

    Aijaz Ahmad says the military in Pakistan is an institution that defends its own power  December 11, 2007

    Does Washington really want democracy in Pakistan?

    Aijaz Ahmad: Democracy stuck in secrets and deals  November 29, 2007

    Musharraf loses uniform, stays in power

    Beena Sarwar: Musharraf's actions are symbolic, it's martial law in disguise  November 28, 2007

    Disarmament wars replace Cold War

    Jonathan Schell on Pakistan and the nuclear bomb (2 of 2)  November 28, 2007

    Pakistan, an example of failed US foreign policy

    Jonathan Schell on Pakistan and the nuclear bomb (1 of 2)  November 27, 2007

    US will support Pakistan's dictatorship

    Aijaz Ahmad: The US needs Pakistan's military and will support their rule, with or without Musharraf  November 23, 2007

    Pakistan: Setback to secular forces

    Aijaz Ahmad: Pakistan after Negroponte's visit  November 23, 2007

    Musharraf under pressure as U.S. envoy flies in

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