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How Asia Saw September 11, 2001
September 11, 2011
How Asia Saw September 11, 2001
Ten years after the attacks of September 11, writers from around Asia share their recollections of where they were when the world changed.
How Asia Saw September 11, 2001
Terrorism in Asia
September 10, 2011
Terrorism in Asia
Before and since 9/11, Asian nations have been grappling with insurgencies and terrorism challenges. The Diplomat takes a look at 8 of them.
Terrorism in Asia
What Robert Gates Leaves Behind
June 30, 2011
What Robert Gates Leaves Behind
How successful was Robert Gates as defence secretary? Top Asia analysts assess key US military relationships in the region, and look at the challenges facing his successor.
What Robert Gates Leaves Behind
Japan Quake: The World Reacts
March 24, 2011
Japan Quake: The World Reacts
Images and global reaction to the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan.
Japan Quake: The World Reacts
Japan: A Week in Crisis
March 18, 2011
Japan: A Week in Crisis
A massive earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis. Japan faces its darkest hour in decades.
Japan: A Week in Crisis
Revolution: Will Asia Be Next?
March 03, 2011
Revolution: Will Asia Be Next?
Arab world unrest has spread from Tunisia to Egypt, Bahrain and Libya. Could it travel further? Analysts give their verdict on seven Asian states.
Revolution: Will Asia Be Next?
Toxic Asia-Pacific
February 08, 2011
Toxic Asia-Pacific
From poisonous Chinese coal mines to a sinking Indian metropolis, The Diplomat has put together its selection of some of the most toxic challenges facing the Asia-Pacific.
Toxic Asia-Pacific
The Top 10 Stories of 2010
December 22, 2010
The Top 10 Stories of 2010
A week’s a long time in politics and a year can turn things upside down. Here are our top 10 Asia-Pacific stories of 2010.
The Top 10 Stories of 2010
Asia: On the Move
October 08, 2010
Asia: On the Move
Asia’s on the move in more ways than one. A look at transportation methods around the Asia-Pacific also gives a fascinating glimpse of culture in the region.
Asia: On the Move
 Afghanistan: Facing the Polls
September 10, 2010
Afghanistan: Facing the Polls
An exclusive photo essay of rare behind-the-scenes images from Afghanistan, leading up to the nation’s pivotal election.
Afghanistan: Facing the Polls
A Tale of Devastation
September 03, 2010
A Tale of Devastation
An exclusive photo essay from Pakistan on the tragic floods, with a timeline of events as they unfolded.
A Tale of Devastation
10 Most Prosperous Countries
August 23, 2010
10 Most Prosperous Countries
What are the most prosperous countries in the Asia-Pacific? The Diplomat asked the Legatum Institute to name its Top 10.
10 Most Prosperous Countries
Women of the Asia-Pacific
August 16, 2010
Women of the Asia-Pacific
We take a look at a selection of countries in the Asia-Pacific and the role and status of women in them today.
Women of the Asia-Pacific
Asia's Colourful Celebrations
July 28, 2010
Asia's Colourful Celebrations
Festivities in Asia are plentiful. A visual journey through the region’s big and lesser-known celebrations, from Mongolia to India to the Philippines, shows that there is no lack of energy… and colour.
Asia's Colourful Celebrations
Illuminating Iran
July 13, 2010
Illuminating Iran
Tokyo-based Tom Kuczyński explores Iran’s rich history of Islam, Zoroastrianism and its diverse architecture of mosques, courtyards and mausoleums.
Illuminating Iran
A Space for the Future
June 30, 2010
A Space for the Future
The only ‘6 Star Green Star’ environmentally rated convention centre in the world, this Australian space has also won many top international awards.
A Space for the Future
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