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The Changing Tides of Taiwanese Politics
December 28, 2015
The Changing Tides of Taiwanese Politics
As election day approaches, what’s behind the DPP’s rising popularity and the KMT’s stagnation?
The Changing Tides of Taiwanese Politics
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
Southeast Asia
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
The government is close to introducing a controversial new security law.
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
Narendra Modi: The Limits of a Political Rock Star
South Asia
Narendra Modi: The Limits of a Political Rock Star
After a soaring 2014, this was the year the Indian prime minister and the BJP fell to earth.
Narendra Modi: The Limits of a Political Rock Star
Fear and Loathing in the Maldives
South Asia
Fear and Loathing in the Maldives
Things can get a little tense on the idyllic Indian Ocean archipelago.
Fear and Loathing in the Maldives
China-Myanmar Relations Under the NLD
Southeast Asia
China-Myanmar Relations Under the NLD
Yun Sun talks with The Diplomat about the future of China-Myanmar relationship.
China-Myanmar Relations Under the NLD
Cambodia: A Generation Gap Divides a Struggling Nation
Southeast Asia
Cambodia: A Generation Gap Divides a Struggling Nation
Recent surveys offer some interesting insights into Cambodian life and politics.
Cambodia: A Generation Gap Divides a Struggling Nation
Australia’s Controversial Asylum Policies
Oceania
Australia’s Controversial Asylum Policies
The country’s brutal policies are leaving it increasingly isolated.
Australia’s Controversial Asylum Policies
Constitutional and Electoral Reform in South Korea
East Asia
Constitutional and Electoral Reform in South Korea
Despite broad consensus about the need, parties bicker over the rules.
Constitutional and Electoral Reform in South Korea
How Japan Views History
East Asia
How Japan Views History
Japan’s memorials and museums shape national narratives on how to remember the war, honor the dead, and ensure peace.
How Japan Views History
Asia’s Political Dynasties
November 30, 2015
Asia’s Political Dynasties
Postwar dynasties in Asia have been remarkably persistent.
Asia’s Political Dynasties
The India-Nepal Crisis
South Asia
The India-Nepal Crisis
After two devastating earthquakes, a blockade on its border presents Nepal with another humanitarian crisis.
The India-Nepal Crisis
Myanmar: Elections and the Media
Southeast Asia
Myanmar: Elections and the Media
The editor of The Irrawaddy shares his thoughts on the implications of the recent elections.
Myanmar: Elections and the Media
The Human Cost of India’s LCA Program
South Asia
The Human Cost of India’s LCA Program
The troubled development of the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft has had dire consequences for Indian pilots.
The Human Cost of India’s LCA Program
Myanmar's Historic Day
Southeast Asia
Myanmar's Historic Day
Scenes from last weekend's milestone elections.
Myanmar's Historic Day
Myanmar’s Elections: What Now?
Southeast Asia
Myanmar’s Elections: What Now?
With the NLD on the brink of a landslide victory in Myanmar’s elections, attention is turning to what comes next.
Myanmar’s Elections: What Now?
Why A Free and Fair Election In Myanmar Matters
November 07, 2015
Why A Free and Fair Election In Myanmar Matters
As Myanmar prepares for an historic election, 18-year-old Moe Thae Khaing is ready to cast her first ballot.
Why A Free and Fair Election In Myanmar Matters
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