Thousands of sex workers ply their trade in a massive complex named “Dolly” in Muslim-majority Indonesia’s Surabaya in East Java.
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says satellite data shows that MH370 was last heading toward “a remote location, far from any possible landing sites.”
Thailand’s Constitutional Court last week annulled the country’s election in February and the ongoing crisis is threatening the Thai economy.
With a general election beginning next month, political parties face anger from the countryside as farmers struggle with erratic weather.
The United States Navy is moving one of its high-tech Black Box detectors closer to the search area for a missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
If Europe and the US isolate Russia, Moscow will look East for new business, energy deals, military contracts and political alliances.
Thailand’s Constitutional Court nullifies February’s election that was disrupted by protesters, further delaying the formation of a new government after months of street protests.
A search force resumes the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the Indian Ocean as authorities try and confirm a potential debris field.
A burgeoning middle class, discount airlines and increasing business ties mean the aviation industry in Asia is growing at a rapid pace.
A Uighur militant leader’s support of a deadly attack this month is clear proof that the world should support China’s fight against terror, Beijing says.
Australia’s prime minister says two objects possibly related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight have been spotted on satellite imagery in the Indian Ocean.
Calls mount for an investigation into the death of human rights activist Cao Shunli, who was detained by authorities and denied medical care.
Malaysian authorities are accused of withholding information about the Malaysia Airlines flight, which has been missing for almost two weeks.
Thailand’s military says it saw radar blips that might have been from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 but “didn’t pay attention to it” immediately.
A state-owned Chinese retail chain suspends sales of elephant ivory after a series of high-profile seizures of smuggled ivory and protests by conservation groups.
The ruling Kuomintang party is facing criticism from the opposition over growing influence from mainland China on the island nation’s economy.
Two Iranians were traveling on Malaysia Airlines flight 370 using European passports that were among many stolen from tourists in Thailand.
In Indonesia, political families are both increasingly common and dogged by allegations of corruption, neglect and misrule.
By choosing a navigational black hole to vanish into radar darkness, whoever took control of the flight appears to have acted only after meticulous planning.
Australia joins the search for the missing Malaysian airplane and Malaysia requests radar data from numerous countries, amid mounting evidence that its disappearance was planned.