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Each year rivers swell, lakes expand and villages sink beneath soupy brown waters. This year’s flooding is particularly miserable.
But can this troubled nation avoid Bangladesh-style factory horrors?
Muslim rebels fight boldly to create the 'Bangsamoro Republik' as a refuge from 'America-installed Philippine colonialism.'
A tragic end game for Myanmar’s freed democracy advocates
How a censored nation spawned an alternative rock ‘n’ roll reality.
Inside Myanmar’s Dickensian child labor economy.
Seen as an emerging threat in the US, 'Kratom' could wean addicts off meth, Thailand’s justice minister argues.
Barbed wire. Sheet metal. What can’t models hawk in Myanmar?
Echoes of Imelda’s shoes in fury over lavish life of embezzlement suspect’s daughter.
Buddhists behaving badly: As villagers rampage, Burmese monks sow fear of rapacious Muslim men.
Websites show images of Islamists training to fight for Myanmar's persecuted Muslim minority; but an expert casts doubt on the photos.
Why is a recovering pariah state still canoodling with the Kim clan?
If police can't be trusted to keep Indonesia "pure" during the holy month of Ramadan, the hardline Islamic Defenders Front says they'll take matters into their own hands.
Catholic clerics have turned to their last legal resort to stop the Philippines' reproductive health law making contraception more widely available.
Vietnamese police have a novel way to stop speeding bikers in their tracks.
Obama administration urges crackdown on forced labor that supplies seafood to Americans.
Images of luxury-ensconced men in Buddhist robes sparks outrage.
Insiders deploy drones and bribes in the struggle to staunch trafficking.
A gory killing underscores what experts say is an epidemic of violence against women in Papua New Guinea.
Bangkok’s allure — a swirl of intoxicating cuisine, cheap shopping, glittering temples and raucous nightlife —is potent enough to overpower its drawbacks.