WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. says legislation on population control approved by Burma’s parliament is dangerous and could undermine the democratic hopes of minority groups. State Department spokesman Jeff Rathke voiced deep concern Tuesday over the bill. He said it could provide a legal basis for discrimination through coercive and
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says North Korea has withdrawn its decision to let him visit a factory park in the country.
The issue of whether or not letting the Thai people decide on the draft for the country’s 20th constitution has resulted in some clearly drawn battles lines among Thailand’s governing bodies.
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s junta leader and prime minister says the government has agreed to hold a public referendum on the newly drafted constitution, indicating that the decision could delay a general election.
BEIJING (AP) — A schoolteacher who gained permission to have an additional child in one city has been ordered to have an abortion because the province where she is teaching has different rules.
Thailand criticized over failure to offer refuge to Rohingya migrants
Wed, May 20, 2015 7:11PM UTC
Rohingya migrant: ‘We went on the boat to look for a Muslim country’
Wed, May 20, 2015 4:44PM UTC
Indonesia, Malaysia agree to take in stranded Rohingya migrants
Wed, May 20, 2015 2:27PM UTC