Myanmar: ending the world’s longest-running civil war
Negotiators say Karen guerrillas could become US-style “National Guard.”
On Location Video: A years-long insurgency divides Southern Thailand
An in-depth look at the toll wrought by years of violence.
Malaysia’s Arab Spring?
Analysis: Protesters to risk crackdowns in challenging corruption and race politics.
Motherships in the abyss
In the wild-caught seafood industry, forced labor persists because the first crucial supply-chain steps take place in a lawless, saltwater abyss.
Desperate life at sea
The years grind away at young lives. Some slaves don't step on land for a full six years.
Did these ex-slaves catch your lunch?
Thailand, a major source of fish imported to the US, depends on slave labor.
Thailand: striking, transgender and running for office
A business-savvy "kathoey" enters politics
Porno image flash halts debate in Thai parliament
Thai lawmakers were forced to halt proceedings on Wednesday after the image of a naked woman striking a provocative pose flashed up on giant screens in the parliament.
Apple: iPad coming to new countries this week
The new iPad will arrive in South Korea and more than a dozen additional countries later this month.
Thailand: a new year, another week of jubilation and death
Serious boozing and traffic deaths in Bangkok. Yet again.
Thaksin Shinawatra, Thailand's ex PM, addresses rally in Cambodia
The fugitive former leader has been telling Red Shirt supporters he will be back in Thailand within 4 months.
Thailand: KFC apologizes for tsunami-related bargain
The chicken giant said people should rush away from the fearsome waves - and into the nearest fast food joint.
Indonesia: Tsunami warning lifted after powerful earthquake strikes
A magnitude 8.6 earthquake and several powerful aftershocks raised fears of a repeat of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami that killed 230,000, but only small waves were reported.
Indian couple arrested for locking up maid (13)
Sanjay and Sumita Verma are accused of leaving their maid confined to their apartment while they flew off to holiday in Thailand.
Thailand: insurgents' bigger, bolder bombs
More than 14 dead in rare tourist-town car bomb attack
Thailand arrests Vito Roberto Palazzolo, 'South African' mafia banker wanted in Italy
Vito Roberto Palazzolo, arrested at Bangkok airport, had been living in South Africa under the assumed name Robert von Palace Kolbatschenko and is wanted in Italy.
Thailand: Deadly Hat Yai hotel fire 'caused by car bomb'
A fire at Lee Gardens Plaza Hotel in Hat Yai, southern Thailand, has killed five people and injured more than 300.
Thailand: Deadly bomb attacks hit southern province of Yala
At least seven people were killed today in three bomb attacks in Thailand's restive southern province of Yala.
'Cooking with Poo' wins this year's Oddest Book Title award
Poo is apparently the Thai word for crab, and the nickname of the recipe book's author.
Animal Cruelty: Florida animal broker Robert Matson Conyers goes on trial for monkey shipment
Eight marmosets, five capuchins and three squirrel monkeys died of dehydration and hypothermia and the surviving nine primates were reduced to cannibalism.
Canada, Thailand talking free trade
Canada looking to diversify economy away from reliance on US.
Thailand: executing drug dealers within 15 days?
What do Thais fear more: the scourge of meth or the potential for another bloody campaign that spirals out of hand?
Thailand: a Red Bull magnate's caffeinated legacy
Chaleo Yoovidhya, the co-founder of Red Bull, dies at 89
Chaleo Yoovidhya, one of Thailand's richest men and the co-founder of the popular energy drink company Red Bull, died today.
Love Flood: romantic comedy amid Thailand's flooding crisis
Asia's military spending to exceed Europe's
Thailand: every first grader to get $80 iPad imitator
Bangkok's first Waldorf Astoria designed to be protester proof
Video: Thailand's rice field rat hunters
Leader of Thai Yellow Shirt movement sentenced to jail for corporate fraud
Media mogul Sondhi Limthongkul has been given a 20 year prison sentence for corporate fraud. His lawyer says he will appeal.
An apocalyptic view of future Bangkok
Connecting a doom-laden forecast in "The Windup Girl" to present realities