Category: Current Affairs
A former high-ranking North Korean official says Kim Jong Un has privately lobbed some strong insults at China's president.
In Narendra Modi's India, argues Stanford Professor Thomas Blom Hansen, "structural violence" may replace "open violence" toward Muslims and other minorities.
Noted journalist and immigration activist Jose Antonio Vargas was detained on Tuesday by Customs and Border Patrol in Texas. At Asia Society in May, he revealed his intentions to "disrupt" commonly-held beliefs towards immigration.
Crisis management expert Celina Agaton provides an update on urban recovery efforts following Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, and offers a potentially life-saving prediction.
"Pent-up grievances are being unleashed," say Reuters journalists of the sectarian violence in Myanmar. For its coverage, Reuters won Asia Society's 2014 Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism in Asia.