Regions / Asia & Pacific
Three reasons to be (a little) cheerful about the state of the world last year.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
China’s policies of non-intervention and no first use of its nuclear weapons may be changing.
In the fourth winter since the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan, many of the displaced residents are still in limbo.
Each year Conn Hallinan presents awards to individuals, companies and governments that make following the news a daily adventure.
As one cold war thaws, another refreezes.
A proposed dam on the Mekong River would provide energy for the region, but at a significant environmental cost.
The proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership is bad news for workers and worse news for women.
Last month, the citizens of Okinawa awarded a landslide victory to a governor who wants U.S. troops off the pristine island.
The latest climate talks were an exercise in futility and delay. But that doesn't mean activists should give up.