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Long lumped into a single box of victimhood, the women of Afghanistan are trying to reclaim their identity.
As geopolitics heats up in the region, superpowers would be wise to listen to their Pacific Island counterparts.
What are the stakes for China, India, and other countries in Asia?
A Pulitzer Prize-winning Afghan photographer shares the last batch of images he took in his homeland — before he fled to save his life.
Countries and companies are scrambling to adjust to a world where the pandemic, geopolitics, and other factors have upended traditional paradigms.
The success of an Australia-India-Japan-United States strategic dialogue poses a major threat to Beijing's ambitions.
What was supposed to be a year of recovery brought forth fresh challenges — in Asia and beyond.
In the first year under President Biden, the U.S. and China began re-engaging on climate. But what really matters is whether this will now translate into joint action.
From Afghanistan to Zhengzhou, these are the stories that defined 2021 across the continent.
Los Angeles Times Beijing Bureau Chief Alice Su on the challenges foreign journalists face in today’s China.
As Tokyo hosted the 2020 Olympics — a year late — a journalist found Asia's largest city shrouded in eerie calm.