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Sri Lanka: After the Crisis, What Next?
January 07, 2019
Sri Lanka: After the Crisis, What Next?
The immediate political crisis is over, but the underlying fire is still smoldering.
Sri Lanka: After the Crisis, What Next?
Hun Sen's Monument to Himself
December 31, 2018
Hun Sen's Monument to Himself
The Cambodian prime minister inaugurated a monument celebrating his own achievements.
Hun Sen's Monument to Himself
The Hero Bangladesh Deserves
December 28, 2018
The Hero Bangladesh Deserves
What does Hero Alom’s candidacy say about the state of Bangladesh's politics?
The Hero Bangladesh Deserves
Bangladesh’s Deadly Election
December 24, 2018
Bangladesh’s Deadly Election
On December 30, Bangladesh goes to the polls. There is a real danger of political regression.
Bangladesh’s Deadly Election
India’s Criminal Politicians
December 19, 2018
India’s Criminal Politicians
Why are so many people facing criminal charges still elected to India's legislative bodies?
India’s Criminal Politicians
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
December 18, 2018
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
A culture of inflated praise rapidly becomes corrosive, as China knows only too well from its own history.
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
Cambodia’s Opposition Begins to Crack
December 12, 2018
Cambodia’s Opposition Begins to Crack
After 2018’s election, Cambodia’s once united opposition veers toward a split.
Cambodia’s Opposition Begins to Crack
The Deep Roots of Sri Lanka's Political Crisis
December 11, 2018
The Deep Roots of Sri Lanka's Political Crisis
The current crisis is just the latest round of fighting over the powers of the president.
The Deep Roots of Sri Lanka's Political Crisis
India, Pakistan, and the Kartarpur Corridor
December 11, 2018
India, Pakistan, and the Kartarpur Corridor
The Kartarpur Corridor may be a small initiative to create some goodwill and ease one pressure on both states.
India, Pakistan, and the Kartarpur Corridor
Kashmir's Bloody November
December 11, 2018
Kashmir's Bloody November
November 2018 was a month of funerals in the disputed region of Kashmir.
Kashmir's Bloody November
Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
December 07, 2018
Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
More than 100,000 farmers from across India gathered in Delhi to demand action toward their plight.
Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
December 06, 2018
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
In 2017, the ruling DPP reformed the Referendum Act. The first referendum votes under the new act did not go smoothly.
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
India’s War on Reporting
December 06, 2018
India’s War on Reporting
In Chhattisgarh, a 50-year-old civil war has left little room for nuance or reason.
India’s War on Reporting
The X Factors in Indonesia’s Presidential Race
December 01, 2018
The X Factors in Indonesia’s Presidential Race
Economy and religion could define Indonesia’s 2019 presidential elections.
The X Factors in Indonesia’s Presidential Race
Iran, India, and a New Way Forward for Afghanistan
November 30, 2018
Iran, India, and a New Way Forward for Afghanistan
A new strategy for Afghanistan begins in Iran and needs India’s help.
Iran, India, and a New Way Forward for Afghanistan
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
November 27, 2018
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
The ruling party is already paying the price for its party room coup this summer.
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
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