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.
The US first lady is not expected to raise human rights issues during an upcoming visit to China, where education will be on the agenda.
Indonesia’s raucous election season kicks off with the promise of a fresh style of leadership in the world’s third largest democracy.
Last words from the cockpit of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 were uttered after someone on board had begun disabling the plane’s automatic tracking systems.
About 200 people rescued from a human trafficking camp in southern Thailand are suspected Uighur Muslims from China’s troubled far-western region of Xinjiang.
Cao Shunli was detained in September, while on her way to human rights training in Geneva, for staging sit-in protests outside China’s foreign ministry.
As tension with China erode Japan’s post-war pacifism, the military is regaining its prestige—helped by a blitz of television dramas, movies and cartoons.
China, which is locked in maritime disputes with a number of Southeast Asian countries, flexes its growing military muscle during search efforts.
A new search area for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 may be opened in the Indian Ocean, significantly broadening the potential location of the missing plane.
A series of miscues and media gaffes are turning Malaysia into an object of anger and criticism following the disappearance of a Malaysian Airlines jetliner.
Search planes find no trace of a missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft in an area where satellite images showed debris as the hunt enters day six.
The United States has called a Chinese blockade stopping supplies to Filipino marines are posted at a grounded ship “provocative.”