Regions / Asia & Pacific
Challenges of building democracy in Cambodia.
The tiny country of Nepal is at a major crossroads: one path leads to a monarchy and a society continually plagued by internal strife while another offers the possibility of peace and a modern day democracy.
A way forward for human rights in North Korea.
The challenge to liberal Islam in Malaysia.
Afghanistan's trajectory after the parliamentary elections.
Dictators and Double Standards.
Iraq's revitalization of al-Qaida: Iraq appears to have become a recruiting tool, if not yet a recruiting ground, for militant jihadist causes and anti-American voices.
The military alliance of India with the United States had reached hitherto unimaginable and unprecedented levels of cooperation.
Next steps in the negotiations with North Korea.
Why would India jeopardize its relations with Iran while it is engaged in high stakes negotiations with Teheran over a $22 billion natural gas deal, and a $5 billion oil pipeline from Iran to India via Pakistan?