Middle East

Waiting to be bulldozed: Palestinian villagers in limbo

Residents determined to fight after Israeli court rules in favour of demolishing the occupied West Bank village they've called home for decades.

US Midterms 2018

'Women feel it's time to have a seat at the table'

Record 251 women will run for a seat in the US House of Representatives in November's midterm elections.


Rohingya refugees made permanent: A cycle repeated

New infrastructure in Bangladesh's Rohingya camps, coupled with a stalled repatriation deal, spell out a permanent stay for refugees.


Air pollution welcomes Asian Games athletes in Jakarta

Just three days before the opening of the Asian Games, the air pollution index shows 154 micrograms of harmful particles per cubic metre.

War & Conflict

Storytelling and Sexual Violence

Equipped with a camera, Tiffany Hsiung dives into a dark chapter of Asian history to understand the painful legacy of sexual crimes against women.


Argentina's 'green and blue' abortion showdown

pro-abortion rights activists say the 'war is not over' after Senate votes against legalisation bill that divided the country.