How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
East Asia
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
Facebook and Google, the favored tools of dissidents, are now shaping Taiwan’s relationship with China.
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
Justice for Nepal’s War-Era Victims?
South Asia
Justice for Nepal’s War-Era Victims?
Nepal struggles to form a mechanism that would deal with cases of wartime human rights violations.
Justice for Nepal’s War-Era Victims?
Shinzo Abe’s Biggest Enemy: the LDP
East Asia
Shinzo Abe’s Biggest Enemy: the LDP
Internal party discord shows the narrative of Japan’s rightward shift under Abe is not as simple as it might appear.
Shinzo Abe’s Biggest Enemy: the LDP
Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy
Southeast Asia
Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy
Although his party underperformed this week, the Jakarta governor remains a bright light for Indonesia’s democracy.
Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy
Interview: Lobsang Sangay
April 07, 2014
Interview: Lobsang Sangay
The Diplomat speaks with the prime minister of Tibetans in exile.
Interview: Lobsang Sangay
Courting India’s Muslim Vote
South Asia
Courting India’s Muslim Vote
India’s Muslim minority could have a powerful impact on the elections. Who will they vote for?
Courting India’s Muslim Vote
4 Reasons Elections Won't Fix Afghanistan
South Asia
4 Reasons Elections Won't Fix Afghanistan
Saturday’s election may be critical, but Afghanistan isn’t about to become a stable state anytime soon.
4 Reasons Elections Won't Fix Afghanistan
Taiwan and the Future of the Cross-Strait Services Trade Agreement
East Asia
Taiwan and the Future of the Cross-Strait Services Trade Agreement
The protests over the past week leave Taiwan in an awkward position.
Taiwan and the Future of the Cross-Strait Services Trade Agreement
China's Goals for 2014
March 26, 2014
China's Goals for 2014
Dr. Kenneth Lieberthal on China's plans for economic reform, environmental clean-up, anti-corruption efforts and managing territorial disputes.
China's Goals for 2014
Xi Jinping and Social Media: Harnessing the People’s Voice
East Asia
Xi Jinping and Social Media: Harnessing the People’s Voice
China’s president uses social media to attract public support, while cracking down on social media users.
Xi Jinping and Social Media: Harnessing the People’s Voice
Indonesia: A Legal Plot to Thwart Corruption Fight
Southeast Asia
Indonesia: A Legal Plot to Thwart Corruption Fight
Legislators try to hobble the country’s popular anti-corruption body.
Indonesia: A Legal Plot to Thwart Corruption Fight
In a Sensitive Month, China Touts Progress in Tibet
East Asia
In a Sensitive Month, China Touts Progress in Tibet
In move to sway international opinion, Beijing releases development figures and surging tourist numbers.
In a Sensitive Month, China Touts Progress in Tibet
Nepal Tries Again to Write a Constitution
South Asia
Nepal Tries Again to Write a Constitution
After a successful election, can the political factions now put aside their squabbles and move forward?
Nepal Tries Again to Write a Constitution
Taib Mahmud’s Really Excellent Retirement
Southeast Asia
Taib Mahmud’s Really Excellent Retirement
Sarawak’s chief minister steps down with an impressive fortune, and a barrage of legal assaults.
Taib Mahmud’s Really Excellent Retirement
India Elections: Could a ‘Third Front’ Win?
South Asia
India Elections: Could a ‘Third Front’ Win?
A new grouping adds another dimension to the upcoming vote.
India Elections: Could a ‘Third Front’ Win?
Is Xi Jinping a Reformer?
March 05, 2014
Is Xi Jinping a Reformer?
As China opens its annual parliament session our correspondent considers the reform credentials of its leader.
Is Xi Jinping a Reformer?
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