TOKYO (The Straits Times/ANN) - Known to hold hands with her husband in public and even question some of his policies, Akie Abe is not the typical faceless wife of a Japanese Prime Minister.
HONG KONG (The Straits Times/ANN) - Hong Kongers took to the streets yesterday to demand a one-man, one-vote election.
NEW DELHI (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Firebrand Hindu priest Yogi Adityanath's appointment may signal swing towards a Hindu nationalistic agenda.
BEIJING (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Cooperation the only correct choice for both sides, says Chinese President.
BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN) - Diplomacy is way to tackle nuclear issue, says foreign minister, countering US tough talk.
BEIJING (The Straits Times/ANN) - Beijing prefers diplomacy while Washington leans towards sanctions and military action.
SEOUL (The Straits Times/ANN) - Top US diplomat says policy of strategic patience adopted during Obama era is over.
SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Having decimated Congress in the heartland, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi needs to find a rival to target in the next election.
SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Republic pulls ahead of Japan to take fourth place in global passport ranking.