It was hardly a good National Holiday to begin with: Beijing was soaked in rain, a gray sky looming low on a wet capital. It was made even worse for Chinese policymakers by Hong Kong’s present to the motherland: the biggest protest to challenge the central government since the days of Tiananmen.
BANGKOK (AP) — A website covering news about Burma has been defaced by hackers a few days after its director won a prestigious press freedom award.
Asian Correspondent today launched a new logo to reflect the growing global network of regional ‘Correspondent’ news and current affairs websites.
Earlier this month, Al Jazeera broadcast a series called ‘rebel architecture’. Each episode focused on an architect who is using their profession to try and ameliorate or solve social problems.
Sri Lanka’s powerful defense secretary and brother of the president, Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, has recently published a lengthy article in a policy-oriented journal called PRISM. The publication of this article, particularly at a time when the Sri Lankan government has been under the microscope for alleged war crimes and ongoing human rights abuses, raises a number of questions.
US think tank faults Burma on Rakhine response
Thu, Oct 23, 2014 9:20AM UTC
Mori worried about Tokyo stadium delays
Thu, Oct 23, 2014 9:12AM UTC
Philippines pushes arbitration in China sea row
Thu, Oct 23, 2014 9:06AM UTC
Japan to send officials to North Korea next week
Thu, Oct 23, 2014 9:04AM UTC
Call me Jokowi, says Indonesia’s president
Thu, Oct 23, 2014 9:01AM UTC
Workers accused of Thailand tourist murders retract confessions
Wed, Oct 22, 2014 6:35PM UTC