Regions / Asia & Pacific
Officially, Fukushima is now in the same class of accident as Chernobyl.
The UN Cancun climate talks established the groundwork for the Green Climate Fund to help poor nations address climate change.
For nearly 40 years, a civil war involving Muslim rebels and clan politics has raged in the southern Philippines.
North Korea can't help but think: "Look what happened to Libya when it gave up its nuclear weapons."
The ongoing plight of Burma's ethnic minorities is crowded out of the news by more immediate crises elsewhere.
The Japanese NGO Peace Boat puts the humanity back into humanitarian relief operations.
For $700 million, Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe is making China to be the exception to his new edict.
Closing U.S. military bases overseas is a key part of moving the money to meet human needs at home and abroad.
Imagine disarmament and nonproliferation talks in which states with more nuclear weapons make other states pay a price for having fewer.
In nuclear energy, as in economics and security issues, Japan has engaged in some seriously risky business.