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Taiwan tensions

China releases White Paper on Taiwan, warns it will not tolerate Taiwan ‘separatists’

The White Paper lays out how China intends to claim the island.

US-China ties: Kissinger may be humanity's last hope

Both sides should allow him to work on stabilising their relationship, says veteran diplomat Kishore Mahbubani.

Attack on Taiwan's outlying islands among possible Chinese military moves: Experts

For either side, Taiwan's outlying islands would be crucial when an invasion happens, defence experts say.

Asian Insider

Poverty and despair in Afghanistan after one year of Taliban rule

Asian Insider looks at life there and the policies of US and India on the geostrategically important country.

Mortgage boycotts end nascent recovery in China's property market

Concerns over whether developers can deliver homes on schedule have deepened in China.

Najib’s son talked up as GE candidate ahead of ex-PM’s final appeal against jail term

Datuk Mohd Nizar Najib, 44, has long been groomed to be a successor to his father in politics.

Climate change in the Himalayas: Heavier, more destructive floods in Nepal

Change in weather patterns at high altitudes leads to heavy rainfall which in turn triggers landslides.