With only two weeks of registration left, people in Kabul stand hours in queues to get voter card.
It has come to light that orphanages in Nepal have been involved in trafficking children for international adoption.
On the 25-year anniversary of Soviet forces' withdrawal, writer tells of his parents' choice not to return.
A dog captured by the Taliban is bigger news than human suffering. How have Afghanistan's people become so amorphous?
The televised debate found candidates focusing on their definition of the Taliban and the Bilateral Security Agreement.
The attack on a Lebanese restaurant - a symbol of the "new Kabul" - was a wake-up call to Kabul's decision-makers.
As Indonesia's first universal health-care scheme is launched, hospitals struggle to cope.
As Afghanistan enters its 35th year of conflict, its people are more resigned than fearful.
Shinzo Abe's visit to Yasukuni Shrine to honour Japan's war dead delighted conservatives at home but angered China.
About 2,000 Muslim refugees live in squalor conditions in a camp in Muzaffarnagar district in India's Uttar Pradesh.
Strikes and blockades have shut down the economy after the execution of Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdul Quader Mollah.