With Singapore's longtime strongman now passed away, some expect the statelet's authoritarian political culture to follow him into the grave.
ISIS may be more famous for cutting off heads, but it's Washington that's learning the hard way not to slash first and ask questions later.
As youth movements rise to the fore, Taiwan is undergoing a change of identity.
Torture whistleblower John Kiriakou bids farewell to incarceration and moves on with his life.
Under increasing pressure from Moscow, Russia's civil society activists are fleeing the country in alarming numbers.