Counterterrorism forces are searching for the leaders of Islamic State sympathizers across Indonesia after arresting men suspected of planning bomb attacks.
Thailand’s junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha releases the lyrics to a new patriotic ballad, the second song he has written since seizing power in 2014.
Rescuers searched Monday for 85 missing people after the collapse of a mountain of construction waste in China’s manufacturing center of Shenzhen.
The doctrinal schism that the Chinese Communist Party is using to hound the Dalai Lama arose long ago in the politics of his own school of Tibetan Buddhism.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s defense policy shift to allow the military to fight abroad could be used by militants to attack Japan, LDP policy chief says.
Several months after arriving back home, Hlaing Min, like fellow trafficking survivors, is struggling to find suitable employment and cope with his ordeal.
Thailand’s government said Monday it is not ignoring slavery and forced labor in its lucrative shrimp industry, highlighted in a recent AP investigation.
Indonesian police said on Sunday they had arrested suspected Islamist militants across Java, foiling attacks on Shia communities and holiday celebrations.
The humiliating1991 experience firmed Japan’s resolve to move away from the state pacifism that had defined the country since its defeat in World War Two.
It’s the culmination of Victoria Vorreiter’s 10 years documenting ethnic minority music and culture in the region where Burma, Thailand, China and Laos meet.
Beijing warns residents across parts of northern China to prepare for choking smog to arrive over the weekend, issuing its second ever “red alert.”
Cambodian garment factory owners have called on the government to stop a strike by workers demanding higher wages, for fear of damaging the investment climate.
Japan and Indonesia will strengthen their security cooperation, as China’s maritime expansion leads its neighbors to forge closer ties.
The number of people seeking asylum in Japan this year hit a full-year record by October’s end, as lowered hurdles attract more fleeing conflict, poverty.
The US called Wednesday for Laos to immediately resolve the case of a prominent activist who was abducted three years ago from a police checkpoint.