The country's treatment of the US student shows its growing unpredictability.
Jemima Khan writes from Jordan on the Syrian refugee crisis.
Occupy Central with Love and Peace, the student-led pro-democracy demonstration, has turned the city’s traffic-filled roads into an ocean of goodwill.
The people of Hong Kong are making their voices heard as never before.
Mars has become the destination of choice for ambitious space agencies and nations. Now India is among that group.
Independent filmmaker Paul Roy recounts his experiences in the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.
The “We’ve been lied to” argument goes only so far. Scepticism may be evidence of a healthy and independent mindset; but conspiracism is a virus that feeds off insecurity and bitterness.
The Taj Mahal Palace, which looks like the bastard child of Sandringham and St Pancras Station, is India’s biggest and most epically decadent hotel.
Chinese pressure on the city's government is pushing the situation into dangerous territory.
Laws like India's Section 377, which condemns gay sex as "unnatural", exist in 42 countries across the Commonwealth. It's time to repeal them.
Look, mum, no hands!
The Zombie PM