U.S. officials say the attack killed Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan, whom authorities have linked to al-Qaida
Electoral Complaints Commission Grant Kippen said Tuesday officials will need to audit and recount votes at about 2,500 polling sites
Muntazer al-Zaidi's brother says reporter was released after serving nine months in prison for offense
Exchange will help each side narrow down final list of 100 Koreans each who are considered prime candidates for six-day reunion at North's Mount Kumgang resort
Yukio Hatoyama of the Democratic Party of Japan campaigned on promise of change
The Iraqi man who was jailed after throwing shoes at George W Bush says he was tortured by senior government officials.
Somali Islamists will avenge the killing of a top al-Qaeda suspect by US forces, a top commander tells the BBC.
Concerns about India's preparations for the 2010 Commonwealth Games are valid, a top Indian sports official says.
|By THE IRRAWADDY|
|Burma's police refuse to take Suu Kyi to the court hearing her appeal against her sentence.|
|By WAI MOE|
| A propaganda campaign and continued surveillance are signs the regime keeps a close watch on monks in Burma. |
|By KO HTWE|
| There is growing speculation among Burma observers that an opinion piece that appeared in The Washington Post last week actually expressed the views of Aung San Suu Kyi. |
|By THE IRRAWADDY|
| Ex-premier U Nu’s daughter and two other daughters of former politicians will head a new party—the Democratic Party—it was announced on Monday. |
|By BEN STOCKING|
|Vietnamese scholars disbanded the country's first independent think tank to protest a government decree that went into effect restricting the right to conduct and publish research.|
Editorial, Opinion and Analysis
(Commentary) Much has been said and written about the (un) willingness of the National League for Democracy (NLD) to participate in the general elections the Bu...
Veteran politician Win Naing, who has come out of hibernation, has urged the military regime to go in for 40 per cent power sharing in the forthcoming 2010 general elections.... A new political party dubbed the Democratic Party, floated by former politicians will be contesting the forthcoming general elections in 2010, as it feels the polls are an opportunity to......