Book review: The China-Pakistan Axis
The Liaoning story says much about modern China
Saudi Arabia has a new king with the same old policies
So long, farewell
A Chinese canal in Nicaragua?
My new favourite Onion headline
Freedom of the press in Fiji under pressure
Why has the West tolerated Hun Sen?
India links: Hindu nationalism, Obama visit, India-Israel, China's ascent and more
Drugs and the death penalty in Southeast Asia
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
US budget woes: It's all politics
Video: A day in India
Monday linkage: Indonesia, China hack, Gandhi interview, Cambodia and more
4 February 2013 12:01PM
Is Indonesia moving towards abolition of the death penalty
? Lowy's Dave McRae in Inside Indonesia.
The NY Times has been under cyber attack by Chinese hackers
ever since they heard that the Times was set to expose Wen Jiabao's family fortune.
Why are spies and diplomats so fascinated by the books of a French
pulp fiction spy novelist
? 'The books are strange hybrids: top-selling pulp-fiction vehicles that also serve as intelligence drop boxes for spy agencies around the world.' (Thanks Andy.)
'Both China and India could clean up their air
to American standards while still generating the power that they need through burning coal.'
interview with Lowy's own Milton Osborne, 'for more than a half-century...an observer of the wonderful, horrible life of Norodom Sihanouk'.
The China 'string of pearls' theory
? Not entirely,
says Walter Russell Mead
Mahatma Gandhi's first video interview
, now on YouTube:
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