It’s Official – Sort of: Jokowi Wins

Election Commission awards Jakarta governor the win, but Prabowo says no

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Najib Waffles Over MH17 Disaster

Has Malaysia been frightened into silence?

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Vietnam in the Shadow of China

The ongoing maritime dispute between China and Vietnam has served to reinforce and solidify distrust among Vietnamese

Double Tragedy Could Spell the End of MAS

Loss of two aircraft and more than 500 people make it seem almost impossible to continue

Philippine President Aquino’s Popularity Fades

Government slush fund comes under attack

Religious Leaders Seek to Cope with AIDS

Religious leaders tell AIDS conference prevention, not condemnation is needed

India’s Modi and Jaitley Slow Off the Mark

Dramatic reforms appear to be receding into the distance

Thai Military Shows Yingluck the Door

Court orders her to face charges, junta gives her permission to go overseas

Japan Faces Another Summer of Power Shortages

A nervous government and a reluctant citizenry keep nuclear power on hold