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    Whose Interests Are Served by Occupy Hong Kong?
    Assistant Professor Sean Kenji Starrs reports from the front lines of the uprisings

      October 21, 14

    How Socialist China Became the Workshop of the World (2/2)
    Public workers demonstrate against privatization, and migrant workers fight super exploitation, but we hear very little about that in the West, says Prof. Yuezhi Zhao of Simon Fraser University

      October 13, 14

    Will Hong Kong's Umbrella Revolution Spark Uprisings in Mainland China? (1/2)
    Scholar Yuezhi Zhao argues the Umbrella Revolution does not appeal to broader struggles within mainland China

      October 12, 14

    Hong Kong Protests Carefully Choreographed, Not Spontaneous
    Tiananmen analogies are a barrier to understanding what's really going on in Hong Kong, says Peter Lee, journalist for Asia Times Online

      October 7, 14

    What's Driving Hong Kong's Uprisings?
    Hong Kong-based attorney Robert Lee talks about the economic and political history at the center of ongoing protests

      October 6, 14

    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

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 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?

      October 3, 14

    The Fashion Victims of Cambodia
    Rebecca Henschke reports on garment workers killed by riot police when striking for pay rise

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 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

      October 25, 2014

    Indian High Court Criminalizes Homosexuality
    Legal experts say Indian top court's decision is in violation of democratic norms

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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.

      October 3, 14

    Kashmir Remains a Central Flashpoint in South Asia
    Historic conflict remains a dangerous source of tension between nuclear armed neighbors India and Pakistan

      October 3, 14

    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.

      October 3, 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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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 3, 14

    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 3, 14

    Radioactive Rainwater Overwhelms Fukishima Nuclear Plant
    Heavy rains have overwhelmed containment tankers at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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"

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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)

      October 3, 14

    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?

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    "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

      October 3, 14

    Turkish Deputy PM Apologizes as Mass Protests Continue
    Baris Karaagac: Demands for worker's rights, secularism and more democracy fueling protest movement across Turkey

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

      October 3, 14

    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

    REPLAY Al Jazeera About 400 million poor in India cannot afford to buy grain

      September 10, 2010

    Channel4: Flooding in Pakistan now affecting 20 million people

      August 15, 2010


      August 20, 2010

    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

    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 3, 14

    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 3, 14

    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 Mumbaiís 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 3, 14

    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 3, 14

    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 3, 14

    Raw News: Censorship gone global
    Pakistan Telecommunication Authority shuts down YouTube

      October 3, 14

    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

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      December 27, 2007

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      December 27, 2007

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      December 30, 2007

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      December 26, 2007

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      December 20, 2007

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      December 22, 2007

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      December 11, 2007

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      November 29, 2007

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      November 28, 2007

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      November 28, 2007

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      November 27, 2007

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      November 23, 2007

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      November 23, 2007

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      November 16, 2007

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      November 15, 2007

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      November 9, 2007

    Sharif demands Bhutto abandon plans with Musharraf
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      November 8, 2007

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      November 7, 2007

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      November 6, 2007

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      November 7, 2007

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      November 6, 2007

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      November 5, 2007

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      October 25, 2007

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      October 19, 2007

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      November 5, 2007

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      July 27, 2007

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      July 20, 2007

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      August 4, 2008

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      October 19, 2007

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