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Biggest Stories of the Decade – The Rise of Xi Jinping


In our series on the biggest scoops of the 2010s, Tomo Clarkson considers the man at the helm of China...

Horror in Hong Kong: Why we should do more to help protesters


Patrick Young discusses the need for greater solidarity with the protesters in Hong Kong....

Coal-amity: Dirty power troubles


UN Secretary General António Guterres has called on Asia to quit its “addiction” to coal in an attempt to curb climate change.   Asia suffer from something of a climate...

Hong Kong and the erosion of freedom


Hong Kong has seen the city’s administration, led by Carrie Lam, use colonial-era emergency powers to essentially write a new law banning face coverings on the street. This...