Terry Branstad urges China to open “substantive dialogue” with the Dalai Lama.
Myanmar brides for Chinese husbands lured with false hopes of job opportunities across border.
A law enabling the civil registration procedure for same-sex couples was voted through the democratic island's legislature last week.
Previous orders to close had been ignored, and authorities now threaten prosecution if the casino re-opens, a government spokesperson says.
After Chhun Dymey’s song went viral, police began regularly staking out his home in Siem Reap.
Sy Phong’s death in custody in April was revealed when prison officials called family members to pick up his body for religious observances and cremation.
Ray Wong and Alan Li were granted political asylum in May after fleeing Hong Kong while on bail pending rioting charges.
Veteran Taiwan gay rights activist Chi Chia-wei recalls the early days of his activism, 33 years before marriage equality.
Hundreds have been harassed while slurping down their food in recent days.
The call from Muslim groups comes amid ‘standstill’ in two-year-old Rohingya crisis.