The hope promised by the incumbent president five years ago has subsided, and the nation’s darker undercurrents of intolerance have bubbled to the surface.
As the country's 900 million voters head to the polls for the first time in five years, what is the current lay of the land when it comes to India's key political parties?
Politicians may try to ignore it, but they will eventually have to start talking honestly about Chinese influence this election cycle.
With Chinese fighter jets and US naval ships circling, Taiwan has become a hotspot once again — just in time for the federal election.
After a tumultuous few years, incoming ambassador Graham Fletcher inherits a job that will require the navigation of some fraught waters
Following a general election, Thailand remains trapped in political limbo as it will take weeks for a definitive result to be announced.
As the anniversary of the failed Tibetan uprising comes and goes once again, Australia's response to the continuing fallout is a deafening silence.
The recent rise of advanced underwater drones has highlighted Australia's $50 billion gamble on traditional submarines which won't be deployed for decades.
In Asia, the culture of denial and silence around sexual abuse by clergy members is finally starting to break.
Crikey speaks to veteran Filipino journalist and activist Inday Espina-Varona about Maria Ressa, Rappler, and the increasing dangers of reporting the news.