Regions / Asia & Pacific
Hardliners in Washington want Pakistans leader to crack down on terrorists, but hardliners in Islamabad are deeply ambivalent. Whats a poor dictator to do?
Plans to hand land over to the U.S. military meet with resistance.
In a new interview, Noam Chomsky talks about U.S. war plans, what you don't read in the mainstream media, and why international affairs are run like the mafia.
Kaung and Steinberg rebut each other's arguments.
Sanctions have failed their stated goal -- regime change. The international community should try diplomacy instead.
China makes, the world takes. And that includes pollution.
The fairy tale kingdom of Bhutan is heading toward democracy. Overlooked has been the problem of over 100,000 Bhutanese refugees.
Two years after the Indian Ocean tsunami, Sri Lanka's survivors are still fleeing for their lives.
China wants Taiwan, Taiwan wants independence, and Ian Williams wants you to know why Taipei has a more compelling argument than Beijing.