Afghanistan anti-corruption court begins work in Kabul
A new court to tackle Afghanistan's huge corruption problem has begun operating in Kabul.
Bribes and embezzlement worth hundreds of millions of dollars have destroyed trust in the government.
Al Jazeera’s Jennifer Glasse reports from Kabul.
India activists call for action against mob attacks
Activists in India are calling on the government to crack down on mob lynchings.
There's growing concern about the crime, after at an increase in attacks on people accused of eating or trading in beef. Some believe the rise of Hindu nationalism
Mongolia – a former communist state - has been a democracy for the last 27 years, but it has never had a run-off election until now.
The landmark vote is widely seen as a referendum on economic recovery plans as well as China's influence.