Regions / Asia & Pacific
The Indian state of Kerala's alternative development model offers valuable lessons as the global economic crisis unfolds.
Since the end to the U.S. wars in Southeast Asia, many other wars have been waged, in other parts of the world, in new terrain, villages, and communities. Yet, the wars in Southeast Asia lingers.
The Vietnamese-born artist Huong has created an immense mural that depicts the horror of war and the imperative of peace.
By restricting military assistance to Indonesia, President Obama can do the most for human rights in the world's largest Muslim-majority country.
Serious economic engagement with North Korea can help improve the human rights situation in one of the bleakest parts of the globe.
If Europe doesn't extend a welcoming hand, Turkey will drift eastward and that's not good news for the United States.
Instead of scaling up an already disastrous war, the United States could change course in a way that would ultimately do a lot more to ensure the world's safety.
A Dutch journalist teams up with photographers to provide intimate portraits of urban newcomers and young factory workers, as well as the families they left behind in China's countryside.
It's no longer just the same old song and dance: India's film industry is tackling some pretty serious topics.
The United States pushed NATO further eastward toward the borders of Russia while pouring money and armaments into Georgia, paving the way to the August war.