Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:51:00 GMTThe elections are over and the transition towards a democratic government in Myanmar is currently underway. However, the sailing isn't smooth.
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:30:00 GMTVillage-scale solar-powered minigrids are the most promising path for India to meet its linked aims of GDP growth and access to electricity for all.
Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:54:00 GMTNorth Korea conducted its fourth hydrogen bomb test last week, and reactions from around the world have ranged from outrage and alarm to dismissiveness.
Mon, 09 Nov 2015 19:34:00 GMTSolar power is now priced competitively with traditional forms of energy, which makes new nuclear power plants financially unviable.
Tue, 08 Sep 2015 23:22:00 GMTGermany has been acting as an international leader in reducing its carbon footprint, and India can learn a lot from the example Germany is setting.
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:55:00 GMTFor 65 years China has been taking over Tibet, abusing Tibetans and destroying their culture, and no one's doing anything about it.
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 02:33:00 GMTThe AIIB is a game changer for China in multilateral financial architecture. The Bank presents both a challenge and an opportunity for India.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:13:00 GMTThe Paris Agreement on climate change, was signed in New York on April 22 by world leaders of 175 countries at the largest, single-day signing ceremony in history. What once seemed unthinkable, is now unstoppable. Every nation has been encouraged to join the chorus of voices combating climate change. So why has Taiwan, who is ready and willing, with vast experience to share, been left on the sidelines?
Sat, 21 May 2016 12:01:00 GMTTaiwan accepts World Health Organization invitation despite political caveat from China
Mon, 02 Feb 2015 23:59:00 GMTIn its recent defense technology deal with the U.S., India has laid the groundwork for creating a robust long-term defense industrial base.
Sat, 17 Jan 2015 22:31:00 GMTAustralia is a case study for how the West prioritizes fossil fuels and military intervention over developing alternative energy and regional accord.
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 18:10:00 GMTAt upcoming multilateral summits, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has an opportunity to expand India's regional position and economic links, and address issues such as terrorism and a rising China.
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:51:00 GMTIndia has tried to address the concerns of Sri Lankan Tamils through development projects, but now faces a political dilemma with regional consequences.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:29:00 GMTBilateral business and financial engagement is growing between India and China, with India taking advantage of China's favorable financing terms.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:40:00 GMTIn September Fiji will have its first democratic election since the Qarase government was deposed in a bloodless coup in December 2006 by military forces.
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:40:00 GMTOn April 5, the Afghan people will vote in the country's third-ever presidential elections, but corruption and security pose significant obstacles.
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:22:00 GMTEscalating protests and violence in Thailand have led the government to institute a state of emergency.
Mon, 23 Dec 2013 16:32:00 GMTTransitional justice efforts have failed in Afghanistan. The ICC has become one of the few serious accountability options still available to this war-torn country.
Sat, 31 Aug 2013 15:43:00 GMTAt the root of Bo Xilai's fall from a shining political career is a chronic, systemic problem of corruption in China's single-party political system.
Tue, 06 Aug 2013 20:45:00 GMTWith his party now controlling the legislature, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to alter the Constitution and possibly rearm Japan.
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 17:08:00 GMTAs Fiji continues its efforts to reinstitute democratic institutions, its relations with Australia continue to frustrate and complicate the process.
Wed, 29 May 2013 20:15:00 GMTSingapore's bilingual policy has been the cornerstone of its development. It is time for the country to take the next step and embrace biculturalism.
Sun, 05 May 2013 21:39:00 GMTWhile the Chinese government has made clear that the Xinjiang attack was an act of terrorism, Western media has misreported it as an incident related to ethnic conflict.
Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:09:00 GMTNorth Korea's blustering comes as no surprise, but what does the U.S. response mean for geostrategic maneuvering in the Asia-Pacific region.
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 15:17:00 GMTExtremist violence has been escalating in Pakistan, with minorities of all stripes being targeted. Even Islamic sects are not spared.
Tue, 19 Feb 2013 13:25:00 GMTChina's rapid growth has come with a price. The pollution that hangs over the country is now so thick that it is spilling over into parts of Japan.
Sat, 19 Jan 2013 16:31:00 GMTWith the next parliamentary election approaching, Malaysia's civil society demands electoral reform while political parties vie for control.