Burmese authorities throw protesting prisoners into special chambers where activists say they could be tortured.
U.S. diplomat meets with Burma’s opposition leader.
Climbing fuel costs are causing Cambodian parents to pull their children out of school.
A pro-democracy party wants Washington to further political reform in Burma.
Partial pardons fail to address concerns regarding Burma’s political prisoners.
A U.N. official says Burma’s new government has pledged ‘concrete steps’ towards reform.
Burma’s opposition wants assistance in pushing for democratic reform from the new government.
Asia suffers a modest decline in an annual media freedom survey.
Missing an arm and a leg, an ex-Burmese soldier wages a battle of a different kind.