Brunei’s New Anti-LGBTQ Law Endorses Stoning and Whipping
The law is set to take effect next week.
30 Tons of Pangolin Parts Seized in Historic Trafficking Bust
Malaysian authorities found two warehouses full of the most trafficked mammal in the world.
Southeast Asia's Vengeful Man-Eating Spirit Is a Feminist Icon
The pontianak is a ghost that avenges women who die in childbirth. Her fearsomeness is linked to her femininity, and she'll rip your eyes out if you look at her the wrong way.
Getting High on a Thai Tree with Psychoactive Leaves
'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' investigates the science behind kratom, a Southeast Asian tree with psychotropic properties.
Will North Korea Drive Japan to Remilitarize?
Thanks to the legacy of American occupation, Japan hasn't had much in the way of a military since World War II. An election this past weekend might help change that.
Aung San Suu Kyi finally breaks silence on persecuted Rohingya
Horrifying Stories of Rohingya Refugees Fleeing Death in Myanmar
"We saw them slit throats and bellies, shoot our men, and rape our women. They killed the older men, and then the men my age. They killed our doctors."
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Meet the Woman Serving Cobra Blood on the Streets of Jakarta
""No one else in my family wants to touch this business. I'm the bravest of them all."
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ISIS expands its global battlefield into the Philippines
The Philippine Army is fighting to retake Marawi, a city seized by ISIS-linked militants.
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Sugar Daddies Are Being Milked Dry By This Live-Streaming App
Whatever mundane thing you're doing right now can be turned into a moneymaker on BIGO LIVE.
It’s Socially Acceptable to Eat This Carrot Cake for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
There’s a plot twist: It’s not even made with carrots.
Natalie B. Compton