Taiwan, Shut Out From WHO, Confronts Deadly Wuhan Coronavirus

Taiwan has confirmed its first Wuhan coronavirus case and closed its borders to all residents of…

CPEC and Beyond: China and the US Fight For Influence In Pakistan

On Monday, the U.S. principal deputy assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asia, Alice…

Australian Weapons Sales: Shrouded in Secrecy

In 2018, then-Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced his aspirations for the country to become one…

States and Regions Can Help Build Australia’s Climate Change Resilience

After months of watching bushfires rage across Australia, it is easy to feel desperate. As well…

The Pitfalls in Afghanistan’s Peace Process

The Taliban’s latest gesture of “scaling down” military operations by declaring a temporary seven to 10…

Social Justice a Distant Dream for Nepal’s Dalits

It’s been more than a decade since Nepal transformed from a Hindu monarchy to a federal…

No New Thinking in Laos?

Laos’ ruling communist party will hold its National Congress early next year, when new leaders and…

Rethinking Indonesia’s ‘War on Drugs’

On January 29, the Global Commission on Drug Policy (GCDP), one of the world’s leading bodies…

Why Is India’s Right Wing Defaming the Women Protesters of Shaheen Bagh?

The passage of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) has led to one of the longest and…

China Sentences Ex-Interpol Chief to 13 Years for Bribes

China has sentenced the former president of Interpol, Meng Hongwei, to 13 years and six months…