Thailand’s rubber farmers will meet to call for government help to deal with an income slump and threaten open defiance of its ban on protests.
South Korea plans to retaliate for North Korea’s nuclear test by starting broadcasts of anti-Pyongyang propaganda across the border.
Thailand ratchets up efforts to monitor reckless driving and ban the registration of new double-decker buses in an attempt to curb traffic accidents.
Indonesian authorities work with their counterparts in China to stem a flow of ethnic Uighur militants seeking to join Islamist jihadists.
The United States, South Korea and Japan agreed to launch a “united and strong” response to North Korea’s claim of a successful hydrogen bomb test.
A group of Philippine “comfort women,” forced to work in Japanese military brothels in World War II, accuse their government of ignoring them.
Hackers take over several police websites in Thailand, replacing their home pages with a message reading: “Failed Law. We want Justice!”
Chinese parents with children outside the one-child policy protest at the family planning commission to have social compensation fees canceled.
China says it has lodged a protest with Burma after a land mine injures a Chinese person on their common border, the latest in cross-border tensions.
North Korea says it conducted a hydrogen bomb test, which, if confirmed, would put Pyongyang a big step closer toward improving its still-limited nuclear arsenal.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, stymied by a still sputtering economy, is seeking to burnish his legacy and shore up support ahead of an election in the summer.
China’s increasing military presence in the disputed South China Sea could effectively lead to a Beijing-controlled air defense zone, experts say.
Slowness to react and a lack of adequate surveillance were among the many security lapses in the build-up to a deadly weekend attack on an Indian air base.
Indian troops were still battling gunmen Sunday night at an air force base near the Pakistan border, more than a day after it had come under attack.
A powerful earthquake struck northeastern India before dawn Monday, killing at least four people and injuring nearly 100, with the toll expected to rise.