GlobalPost visits a border outpost where the world’s most trafficked mammal is on the menu.
The world’s fourth most common psychoactive habit delivers a potent buzz and lots of red saliva.
Life behind the lines of Kachin state’s bloody ethnic conflict.
Despite reforms elsewhere in the country, Kachin Independence Army troops maintain their tense daily vigil, eyeing off a Myanmar army post across the valley.
In Kachin State, ‘reform’ remains a distant concept.
Many of Aung San Suu Kyi’s supporters view her as a national messiah able to overcome any obstacle.
According to a government tourism plan, 14 Khmer Rouge sites are set for a makeover.
A new law legalizes the use of prison labor by private companies, putting Cambodia’s “sweatshop-free” reputation on the line.
After four decades, the country’s war-crimes tribunal is finally set to open.
Bangladeshis have been protesting since the main stock market imploded late last year.
In what is supposed to be a microfinance mecca, many go to extreme measures to pay off debts.
A harrowing story of escape to the South, Song Byeok’s journey took him from propaganda to pop art.