Chinese authorities block candidates seeking to run for office outside Communist Party control.
A court hands down the sentence following an expose of China's 'black jails.'
A Tibetan succumbs to injuries as he uses explosives to blast a government building in a Chinese province.
Catholic officials say they want greater access to Vietnam during a two-day meeting.
Local officials raid a church in southern Laos as part of a wider crackdown on Christianity.
Cambodian staff are to get back pay within two to three weeks.
Incident is believed to have been triggered by a market insult.
Ethnic minorities march against the construction of a hydroelectric dam in northeastern Cambodia.
A wildlife activist talks about the state of conservation policy in China.
A Vatican delegation visits Vietnam to consider bilateral relations with the communist state.
Chinese netizens campaign against the extraction of bile from live animals for use in traditional medicine.
Chinese authorities confiscate 'historical, theoretical' works that were openly sold in bookstores.
The Chinese government targets officials for falsification.
Beijing is holding more North Korean defectors than reported.
Police in Laos turn a blind eye to the roaring narcotics trade in the tourist-oriented town despite drug-linked deaths.
Experts and survivors take a new look at China’s man-made famine.
A newly leaked letter suggests that a high-ranking Cambodian official seeks to influence a court decision.
He is at least the third Tibetan cultural figure to be held this month amid tensions in Tibetan regions.
Substandard procedures in local clinics may have led to an increase in Chinese hepatitis C cases.
Authorities seek to influence online opinion following a standoff in a southern Chinese village.
China sends backs nine North Korean defectors, according to South Korean reports.
A Human Rights Watch researcher returns from Burma unimpressed with the rights situation in the country.
Thousands of Cambodian textile workers attack a factory in a fourth straight day of protests.
Thousands of Burmese refugees are left homeless after a blaze ignites at a camp in Thailand.
Remarks by the Taiwanese-American basketball star's grandmother affects his popularity among Chinese.
Retired officers say the Chinese military should step in to take on corruption.
The wife of a Chinese dissident speaks about the 'persecution' of her husband and their family.
Tibetans press for freedom from Chinese rule as the New Year begins.
Former Taiwan Vice President Annette Lu discusses the state of politics in Taiwan.
Garment workers say their factory has ignored orders from Cambodia’s labor resolution body.