Refugees: Inferno in the Bay of Bengal
Southeast Asia
Refugees: Inferno in the Bay of Bengal
The stories of the refugees who have crossed the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea are harrowing.
Refugees: Inferno in the Bay of Bengal
A Rare Opportunity for Pacific Islands Health Care
Oceania
A Rare Opportunity for Pacific Islands Health Care
With a little support, Cuban-educated doctors could change the face of health care in Solomon Islands and elsewhere.
A Rare Opportunity for Pacific Islands Health Care
Indonesia’s Migrant Workers: Dreams and Tears
Southeast Asia
Indonesia’s Migrant Workers: Dreams and Tears
Every year, Indonesians flock abroad dreaming of opportunity. For many, the reality is harsh.
Indonesia’s Migrant Workers: Dreams and Tears
Fighting Terrorism on Social Media
South Asia
Fighting Terrorism on Social Media
Pakistan is trying to combat terrorist organizations online, with mixed results.
Fighting Terrorism on Social Media
The Problem With Taiwanese Eyes
East Asia
The Problem With Taiwanese Eyes
Amid stagnating wages and a brain drain, deprivation of daylight is ruining the eyes of Taiwan’s children.
The Problem With Taiwanese Eyes
Japan to ASEAN: Tourists Yes, Terrorists No
East Asia
Japan to ASEAN: Tourists Yes, Terrorists No
The country is welcoming Muslim tourists from Southeast Asia, but worries about the threat of terrorism.
Japan to ASEAN: Tourists Yes, Terrorists No
China’s Hidden Children
East Asia
China’s Hidden Children
The country’s one-child policy has created an astonishing number of unregistered children.
China’s Hidden Children
<i>Silk Road Reporters</i>: An Independent News Site for Central Asia?
Central Asia
Silk Road Reporters: An Independent News Site for Central Asia?
Why a new site covering Central Asia might not be all that it seems.
Silk Road Reporters: An Independent News Site for Central Asia?
How Chinese and Americans Understand Culture
East Asia
How Chinese and Americans Understand Culture
The two countries seem to have very different perspectives when it comes to their culture.
How Chinese and Americans Understand Culture
Capturing the Spirit of Burma
Southeast Asia
Capturing the Spirit of Burma
A new photo book showcases the beauty of Burma.
Capturing the Spirit of Burma
The Brothels of Bangladesh
South Asia
The Brothels of Bangladesh
Bangladeshi sex workers are beginning to organize in a bid to improve their harsh, abusive working conditions.
The Brothels of Bangladesh
Kyrgyzstan's Controversial Gold Mine
Central Asia
Kyrgyzstan's Controversial Gold Mine
Allegations of torture are only the latest scandal to be associated with the troubled Kumtor Gold Mine.
Kyrgyzstan's Controversial Gold Mine
Cricket in Afghanistan
South Asia
Cricket in Afghanistan
Since 2001, the sport has taken off in Afghanistan, which is enjoying some impressive success.
Cricket in Afghanistan
ASEAN’s Transnational Crime Networks
Southeast Asia
ASEAN’s Transnational Crime Networks
New infrastructure within the region may be facilitating cross-border crime.
ASEAN’s Transnational Crime Networks
The Narco-State of Afghanistan
South Asia
The Narco-State of Afghanistan
Deconstructing the nexus between drug trafficking and national security.
The Narco-State of Afghanistan
The Cambodian Tarantula Hunters
Southeast Asia
The Cambodian Tarantula Hunters
An important local tradition is under threat.
The Cambodian Tarantula Hunters
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