Houses, trees and mountains cast shadows on still waters in Khao Sok, Thailand on November 3, 2013. (Stefan Magdalinski/Flickr)
"I don't want to write things that everybody agrees on," says the author of a controversial Mao biography and a revisionist new book on the Empress Dowager Cixi.
Night falls over calm waters in Kinmen, Taiwan on November 9, 2013. (芒果的視界/Flickr)
Since reforms began in Myanmar nearly three years ago, countless corporations have visited the country in search of opportunities. Yet, excitement about this new market has been tempered by wider recognition of the barriers to investment.
Here's a list of charities and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) who are already responding to this disaster.
After one year in power, Chinese president Xi Jinping has largely consolidated his power, but he still faces "perilous" challenges, according to a panel Thursday night at Asia Society in New York.
Photographer Firooz Zahedi reminisces about capturing a whimsical side of actress Elizabeth Taylor during a 1976 trip to Iran.
Attention to detail is a signature of the historic architecture of Angkor, Cambodia on October 29, 2013. (Ricardo Sosa/Flickr)