China's heavy-handed behavior is driving neighbors, especially Australia, farther away from its orbit.
21st-century East Asia is a dangerous neighborhood. Japan can no longer afford to be unprepared.
If the United States is going to shift focus to Asia it’s going to have to do it without Europe.
How social media and a little sleuthing turned up a Mao-era nuclear program.
Some Chinese may really hate Japan -- but that doesn't mean they love the Party.
It's a distraction. Besides, there are better ways to support human rights in China.
An interactive timeline of recently ousted high-ranking officials in China.
It was more active even than June 4, and proof that Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests have spooked Beijing.
China's most popular spirit is coming to the U.S. Here's why you shouldn't drink it.
Even high cadres quake at the term ‘shuanggui,’ an extra-judicial interrogation method that has claimed lives.
When dissident author Murong Xuecun returns home, he says he will tell Beijing authorities they can come and get him.
German-Americans raised on U.S. bases in soccer’s Fatherland have carried the team to the Round of 16. Can our Asian allies really produce the soccer stars of tomorrow?
Why is North Korea so pissed off about the upcoming Seth Rogen and James Franco comedy caper?
But let's all take a deep breath: Tokyo may be dumb, but it's not stupid.
China’s most eccentric tycoon just made New York’s homeless sing for their supper. Then he did magic tricks.
Why the problem of inequality isn’t just about differences in income.
'Dark Knight' and 'Cloud Atlas' are part of an 'ideological struggle.' Who knew?
Chinese web users debate what their new map might resemble. Cough.
What would really happen if Chinese citizens could cast ballots in Hong Kong's referendum?
Why we should be worried about the Japanese prime minister's move to amend the constitution.
World Cup fever has led to a lucrative sports betting market there, with occasionally deadly outcomes.
Netizens are using a Korean film about late president Roh Moo-hyun as a subtle form of protest.
FIFA's system has made Japan and Korea the sleeper teams in this World Cup -- just like last time.
Looks can be deceiving. In China, official bribery -- even exchanging sex for power -- is still too normal.
Citizens may be losing faith in what looked like the last bastion of equal opportunity.