Investigation finds thousands of illegal animal parts and products at markets across five countries.
Critics say system of dams that China built deprived millions of people from Southeast Asia of their livelihood.
Water levels have fluctuated sharply with testing, but some are encouraged that China gave warning of its plan.
Shaking could be felt more than 700 kilometres away in Bangkok but no immediate reports of damage.
World Organisation for Animal Health says no country is immune from being hit by the deadly animal virus
Dam project receives green light from Laos government despite environmental concerns.
Scientists warn of ‘terrifying prospect’ that multidrug-resistant malaria strain could reach Africa.
The three activists were allegedly sent back to Thailand, but Thai deputy prime minister denies they are in custody.
Growth in the number of airports in Southeast Asia has failed to keep up with a surge in demand by passengers.
The gruesome deaths of two anti-royalist Thai activists should be a wake up call for the international community.
The two were among dozens of dissidents opposing the 2014 military coup and went missing in recent years.
Pabuk may no longer be a cyclone, but its influence can be seen in the form of rare winter rains from Myanmar to China.
US dropped two million tonnes of bombs on Laos at height of Vietnam War. Why are cluster munitions still killing?