Saturday, 17 November , 2018

Asia

Nowhere to run – The worst refugee crisis since the second...

by Sushovan Dhar 4 July, 2018 Warsan Shire, a 24 year old Kenyan-born Somali poet, writer and educator based in London, in her debut book, Teaching...

Outcome of Assange Case Could Undermine the Rights of Millions

If Australia reneges on its obligations to protect Assange and fight for his rights, the implications such actions would hold for every other citizen...

What to look for when the leaders of China, Russia, Iran...

China and Russia’s stance on the Iran nuclear deal will be a top issue at the regional security summit in Qingdao By Kinling Lo 08 June,...

Tensions around South China Sea

U.S. weighs more South China Sea patrols to confront 'new reality' of China By Greg Torode, Idrees Ali June 3, 2018 SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States...

China and Russia: The real targets behind North Korea

'Biggest Long-Term Challenge' in Asia is China, not DPRK – US Korea Envoy Pick 31.05.2018 US Admiral Harry Harris, President Trump's pick for ambassador to South...

Australian right wing wants war with China

Ex-general delivers first speech in parliament: Australia must “consider the next war” By James Cogan 16 February 2018 Jim Molan, who retired from the Australian...

Pentagon unveils strategy for military confrontation with Russia and China

By Bill Van Auken 20 January 2018 The Trump administration’s defense secretary, former Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, rolled out a new National Defense...

Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases

From Jakarta, Surabaya, Bandung, Samarinda and Pontianak, text and photos: Andre Vltchek   Several years ago, a prominent Indonesian businessman who now resides in Canada, insisted...

Latest figures reveal more than 40 million people are living in...

Forced marriage is included for first time in worldwide statistics that show ‘money and debt’ to be at the heart of the exploitation An estimated...

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century

Without action, climate change could devastate a region home to one-fifth of humanity, study finds. By David L. Chandler August 2, 2017 In South Asia, a region...