Thailand: The military is in charge for now.
With King in Declining Health, Future of Monarchy in Thailand Is Uncertain
Amid Protests, Nepal Adopts Constitution
Slipping Backward in Nepal
South Korea: Will we be seeing this sort of thing in China soon, with their billionaire businessmen (and their families)?
‘War of Princes’ Sows Turmoil at South Korean Conglomerate
Indonesia: Major environmental issues, which affect their neighbors, too
As Indonesia Prospers, Air Pollution Takes Toll
Burma: More on ethnic conflicts there.
Zarni – In Myanmar, Peace for Ethnic Rights
Sri Lanka: More on the war crimes issue, and a climb back towards respectability.
Fernando – Sri Lanka’s War Crimes Controversy
At UN Assembly, Sri Lankan Leader Aims to Lift Country’s Stature
India: Concerns about extremist Hindu nationalism, and the impacts on the secular and non-Hindu population. Will Modi take action, or acquiesce?
Faleiro – India’s Attack on Free Speech
A mob in India just dragged a man from his home and beat him to death – for eating beef
Mob killing of Indian Muslim over beef rumor sparks online backlash
Mob Attack, Fueled by Rumors of Cow Slaughter, Has Political Overtones in India