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The Chinese Premiere's successful bid to indefinitely extend his tenure is bound to alter Chinese politics and society - for the good or worse.
The demolition of Lenin's statue in the northeast Indian state of Tripura marks another step towards greater saffronisation by the country's ruling party.
Potential dissidents within the NLD are unlikely to gain influence in the near term.
National self-determination is just as provocative a principle of international law today as it was when it first emerged in revolutionary-era France.
Pashtuns in Pakistan have taken to the streets in anger after the extrajudicial killing of a 27-year old shopkeeper.
The Indian state and media must make sure the Sikh diaspora remains a development stakeholder, not a community slandered with arbitrary political labels.
A toxic divide between moderate and fundamentalist Islam is plaguing the small island-nation of the Maldives.
Thailand's new constitution looks like a step towards deeper authoritarian rule.
Seven years after the ousting of President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali in the first series of protests within 'Arab Spring', Tunisians are back on the streets.
What to make of the Left in the post-Soviet era?