With terror attacks on the rise, officials in Beijing are increasingly worried that Pakistan is an incubator of Islamic radicalism across China.
In eastern Myanmar, just a stone's throw from the Chinese border, lies a den of drug smuggling, gambling, and vice.
Cambodia has just taken a crucial step toward more participatory politics. But further progress toward democracy is likely to be slow and evolutionary rather than sudden and dramatic.
As the conflict in Kachin state wages on, civilians remain caught in the crossfire.
Thailand’s coup gives the United States a chance to show that it actually cares about human rights and democracy.
Inside the thug groups, dirty tactics, and the dark arts that will decide Indonesia's election.
Life isn't easy for Malaysian gays. And it may actually be getting worse.
In Burma, an ultranationalist Buddhist militia is training to "defend the fatherland" against Rohingya Muslims.
Why the problem of inequality isn’t just about differences in income.
Why Tokyo and Beijing are still fighting a war that began in 1894.
Why Hillary Clinton's greatest foreign policy "success" isn't the win her new book claims.
Southeast Asian countries were teaming up against China -- now they're at each other's throats over water, dams, and fish.
The latest military coup in Thailand won't ensure real stability unless the country's new rulers address the deeper causes of political conflict.
Aung San Suu Kyi wants to change the Burmese constitution. But will the military really go along?
The new rules would clean up the energy sector by 2030, but have sparked bipartisan outrage already.
Ukrainians riot ahead of the presidential election; Ultra-Orthodox Israeli soldiers train near the Syrian border; and Thailand's army chief declares a coup.
Vigilantes in the Philippines have killed kids, drug dealers, and petty thieves. The government that paid their salaries insists they don't exist.
This British lawyer has been dead for 360 years. So why is he at the center of China's oil fight with Vietnam?
India wrapped up the largest democratic election in the world; Pope Francis ordained 13 new priests; and Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine concluded a controversial referendum for self-rule.
The leader of Burma's military is leveraging peace talks to position himself for next year's epochal presidential election.
As factories burn across Vietnam, Beijing's rivals are ganging up on the oil bully.
China's dispatch of an oil rig to waters claimed by Vietnam threatens armed conflict, and makes Washington a party whether it likes it or not.
The general sanctioned for dealing with North Korea -- and the village he razed to build a weapons factory.
Vietnam and China are coming to blows over oil. Will it spark a dangerous new era of power politics in Asia?
Beijing's deployment of its billion-dollar oil rig sends a clear message to Vietnam: We'll drill where we damn well please.