Opinion

Only international pressure can save Rohingya now

How many lives will it take for the international community to act?

Tun Khin

by Tun Khin

Tun Khin

Opinion

North Korea’s latest provocation needs strong response

The US needs to make it clear to Pyongyang that it cannot establish a 'new normal' by testing missiles over Japan.

J Berkshire Miller

by J Berkshire Miller

J Berkshire Miller

Opinion

N Korea is not Soviet Union and Trump is not Kennedy

There are critical differences between the Cuban Missile Crisis and the current situation on the Korean Peninsula.

Richard Klass

by Richard Klass

Richard Klass

Opinion

The demons within: India's tryst with torture

70 years on from independence, state torture is still prevalent in India. It's time to enact anti-torture laws.

Arijit Sen

by Arijit Sen

Arijit Sen

Opinion

Should you be worried about North Korea?

An inside scoop from that high school buddy who happens to be a nuclear weapons and North Korea expert.

Jim Walsh

by Jim Walsh

Jim Walsh

North Korea

North Korea 'fails' South's Moon after 100 days

Pyongyang's state media denounces South Korean president's 'hypocrisy' over sanctions after first 100 days in office.

North Korea 'fails' South's Moon after 100 days

Asia Pacific

S Korea: There won't be war again on Korean Peninsula

Marking 100 days in office, the South Korean president says he will consider talks if the North stops its missile tests.

Middle East

ICC issues arrest warrant for key Haftar ally

Hague-based court holds Mahmoud al-Werfalli 'responsible for murder as a war crime' of 33 people in Libya's east.

ICC warrant for Khalifa Haftar ally Mahmoud al-Werfalli

Opinion

Erasing Kashmir's autonomous status

The Indian government is using the veneer of gender justice and anti-discrimination to change Kashmir's status.

Ather Zia

by Ather Zia

Ather Zia

Opinion

Why a war with North Korea is unlikely

Here are three scenarios for the North Korean crisis.

Stein Tonnesson

by Stein Tonnesson

Stein Tonnesson

Asia Pacific

Fighters killed by military as Marawi siege continues

At least nine fighters killed as military conflict with Abu Sayyaf and Maute groups continues in the Philippines.

Marawi: Fighters killed by military as siege continues

Middle East

Four Palestinians wounded in Israel air attacks on Gaza

Israel says attacks carried out after rockets were fired out of Gaza, a claim that Hamas denies.

Four Palestinians wounded in Israel air attacks on Gaza

Middle East

Turkey and Qatar carry out joint military exercises

Ankara official says Turkish presence in Qatar creates 'a balance in the region' as two armies carry out drills.

Middle East

Jordan asks Israel to put embassy guard on trial

Kingdom seeks to question guard who has returned to Israel after dispute that left two Jordanian citizens dead.

King Abdullah demands Israel put embassy guard on trial

Opinion

Colonial trouble in India's Northeast

Violence has plagued India's Northeast since colonial times.

Mona Chettri

by Mona Chettri
- Arijit Sen

Mona Chettri