In Thailand, mounting violence has triggered renewed efforts to start talks between the government and protesters.
China's capital Beijing, under fire to take effective measures against air pollution, raised its four-tiered alert system to “orange” for the first time on February 21, 2014. Heavy smog was expected to enshroud the city for an indefinite period.
The beating death of a Vietnamese-Cambodian earlier this month was the first incident in several years that some are calling a hate crime.
Public service announcement discourages purchase of tiger bone paste, used to treat joint problems and believed to improve sexual performance.
Pham Quy Ngo, deputy minister of public security, dies just one day after senior Vietnamese official said Ngo should be suspended during probe into graft charges.
The proposed dam project is planned for later this year, despite challenges from environmentalists and Cambodian and Vietnamese governments.
Thai opposition protesters are stepping up their campaign against Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, after clashes with police left five dead a day earlier.
Court upholds government’s emergency decree, but warns government against using state of emergency as pretext to use force against anti-government demonstrators.
Data released on Monday showed the economy slowed sharply in the fourth quarter of 2013.
Around 100 people marched through the center of Hanoi Sunday to commemorate the 35th anniversary of a brief but bloody border war with China.
Cambodian filmmakers grabbed the top two spots of the Tropfest South East Asia last month.
Vietnam is the largest online games market by value in South-East Asia, with revenue of over $250 million in 2013.