Al Jazeera Blogs


South Korea's footballing world has faced a barrage of scandals after players and coaches found guilty of corrupting the "beautiful game".

Last Modified: 9 Aug 2011 23:39

Today, the country is entirely peaceful, and a very relaxed place to visit. However, keeping the economy on the straight and narrow is key to ensuring it remains that way.

Last Modified: 27 Jul 2011 11:32

In 2008, attackers went on the rampage targeting the cities elite - and its poor - killing over 166 people. In 2011, unknown groups have used multiple bombs at crowded markets to unleash fear and panic once again.

Last Modified: 16 Jul 2011 06:35

Al Jazeera correspondent Kamal Hyder laments the recent violence in Pakistan's largest city, which is wracked by political and criminal rivalries.

Last Modified: 10 Jul 2011 12:48

As the ruling Barisan National considers calling a new general election, it is fearful of another electoral bloody nose, or even a People Power revolution.

Last Modified: 8 Jul 2011 13:41