Latest update: 19/07/2010
- Afghanistan - corruption - Japan - Malaysia - Thailand
The plague of corruption in Afghanistan
We take a look at corruption in Afghanistan - which has reportedly doubled in the last four years. In Japan the recent blow prime minister Noato Kan suffered raises fears for the economy and Japanese politics. We'll take you to Thailand where times are hard for the opposition red shirt movement. And after singers and models, the search is on for the next big religious leader in Malaysia.
Programme prepared by Laure Manent and Gregory White