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Aung San Suu Kyi addresses a gathering of supporters at her residential compound in Yangon, Burma on January 4, 1997. (David Van Der Veen/AFP/Getty Images)

Remembering Burma, and Suu Kyi, a Quarter-Century Later

Asia Society's Tom Nagorski reflects on a long-ago visit with Myanmar's indomitable opposition leader. more
L to R: Steven Greenhouse of the New York Times, Wall Street Journal reporter Preetika Rana, Jason Szep of Reuters, and New Yorker columnist Ken Auletta at Asia Society New York on June 18, 2014. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

Reporting from Asia, 'Oz Prize' Winners, Finalists Overcame Multiple Challenges

Reuters reporters Jason Szep and Andrew R.C. Marshall were honored at an event that highlighted both the difficulties and rewards of long-form investigative reporting in Asia. more
Eurasia Group president and founder Ian Bremmer.

Interview: Ian Bremmer on Asia's Place in a 'G-Zero World'

"The implications of a vacuum of global leadership are enormous," says Eurasia Group president, Ian Bremmer. "It’s already playing out today." more

2014 Oz Prize: Serious Time for Serious Reporting

The Wall Street Journal's Preetika Rana and Jason Szep of Reuters talk about the time required to do quality on-the-ground investigative journalism. more
The Shwedagon Pagoda, also known as the Golden Pagoda, is a majestic landmark and continues to be a popular tourist destination in Yangon, Myanmar. (Eugene Phoen/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: The Golden Pagoda in Myanmar

The Shwedagon Pagoda, also known as the Golden Pagoda, is a majestic landmark and continues to be a popular tourist destination in Yangon, Myanmar. (Eugene Phoen/Flickr) more
Rohingya women wait to be treated outside a clinic in the Dar Paing refugee camp on May 6, 2014 in Sittwe, Myanmar. (Andre Malerba/Getty Images)

Interview: Covering the Plight of Myanmar's 'Stateless' and 'Vulnerable' Rohingya

"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. more
Roshida Moud, 12, is held by his father as the latter explains that his son was hit in the head with a stone during the Rakhine violence in 2012, in Sittwe, Myanmar, on May 6, 2014. (Andre Malerba/Getty Images)

Interview: AP's Dogged Reporting Challenges 'Good-News Narrative' in Myanmar

"We do not expect the situation for the Rohingya to improve," says an AP journalist who covered some of the most shocking sectarian conflict in Myanmar. more
Rohingya woman. (Getty Images)

Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia

Discussion and Award Ceremony honoring the winner of the 2014 Asia Society Osborn Elliott prize. more
A fisherman throws his net into the water at Inle Lake, Myanmar on March 7, 2014. (Basil Strahm/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Casting a Net in Myanmar

A fisherman throws his net into the water at Inle Lake, Myanmar on March 7, 2014. (Basil Strahm/Flickr) more
"Ice Poison" (Tribeca Film Festival)

Festival Hit 'Ice Poison' Presents a Myanmar Tourists Never See

New York moviegoers have a rare opportunity to see a new feature film from Myanmar, courtesy Asia Society and the Tribeca Film Festival. more