Hundreds of families are moved from traditional grazing lands now worked by Chinese mines.
A watchdog report highlights concerns over judicial independence in the former British colony, as well as the erosion of traditional freedoms.
Several of her close friends and a rights group say there appears to have been no change in her house arrest, in spite of reports she could be freed.
Commentators point to the rapid rise in the relative status of China's national language, Mandarin, in the city's schools.
Beijing hits out at Delta Airlines, Marriott International and fashion chain Zara for listing the democratic island as a 'country.'
Joint working group plans two-day talks a week before process is to begin.
Taro Kono calls on Aung San Suu Kyi to ensure the safe and voluntary return of Muslim refugees from Bangladesh.
Projects are planned across many sectors, with Laos's leaders counting on economic growth to support their legitimacy.
In his annual New Year’s Day address, leader Kim Jong Un says those who threaten Korean-style socialism must be rooted out.
Halmurat Ghopur is being investigated for exhibiting ‘nationalistic tendencies,’ sources say.
An NLD spokesperson predicts a further reshuffle of ministers under Aung San Suu Kyi's government.
Police presented no papers ordering Doan Van Dien's arrest and still have him in custody after more than a month.