South East Asia
East and South East Asian People on Why They Started Therapy This Year
The stress of lockdown has prompted many to seek help – with or without the support of their family.
A Disinterested Viewer’s Guide to the 2019 SEA Games Highlights
Watch tonight's closing ceremony and pretend you've been paying attention in the last two weeks.
A Rotting Durian Fruit Smelled So Bad It Caused a Mass Evacuation at a Library
The fruit, which has been described as tasting “like farts,” was discovered decomposing in a cupboard.
Daikon* Is a Zine for Underrepresented Asian Voices
But it's also a root vegetable.
Duterte Fires Minister Who Ran His Bloody War on Drugs
Ismael “Mike” Sueno had been sacked Monday. He has been accused of a range of crimes based on accusations made by three former subordinates.
Meet the Desi Artists Fighting Back Against Trump with Punk Rock and 'Post-Colonial Pop'
Doctors & Engineers, The Kominas, Saraswathi Jones, and more talk to Noisey about resistance, heritage, and Islamophobia.
Photographing the Perilous Lives of Cambodia’s High Rise Construction Workers
Some work 11 stories high without safety harnesses, wearing flip-flops. Every month, there's another story of someone falling to death.
VICE News Capsule - Tuesday, August 4
A Syrian military plane crashes into a crowded marketplace, Burmese rescuers struggle to deliver monsoon relief, Hungary begins to seal its southern border, and Gazans have a new place to relax by the sea.
VICE News Capsule - Friday, July 31
New Israeli measures to stop hunger-striking Palestinians, Nepal has an increased risk of landslides, Myanmar opens its prisons, and why Argentina's bus drivers are blocking a major highway.
Will Indonesia Stop Executing Drug Mules and Finally Start Using Them as Informants?
The execution of Mary Jane Veloso has been postponed to allow her to testify against her alleged recruiter. In Indonesia, this is a big change.
Fake Malaria Pills Could Cause an Epidemic
Fake antimalarial pills sold on the black market have helped create a drug resistant malaria strain. We look at who's selling them and the problems they're causing.
Militants Pledged to Islamic State Blamed for Killing 10 in Philippines Bus Bombing
A bombing attributed to Islamic State-linked militants is just the beginning, warn experts, as the BIFF campaign of violence threatens to rip apart the country's new peace deal.