Asian Correspondent Staff

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Fear of Maoist extremists overshadows India’s elections

As voting begins in India’s 2014 elections today political tensions are rising, as is the fear of violence by extremists intended to disrupt the biggest ever political event in a...

UN approves Sri Lanka war crimes investigation

The UN Human Rights Council has voted in favor a resolution to set up an inquiry into alleged war crimes carried out by the Sri Lankan government. Members of the...

Sorrow and anger as Malaysia says flight MH370 lost

Following Monday night’s announcement by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak that new evidence indicates that Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 crashed into the southern Indian Ocean, the world has been mourning...

Toluna opens Korean office, appoints new country director

Online research and survey technology provider Toluna is opening its first office in Korea and has appointed Kayne Park as its country director. Park has been responsible for building the...