John Sparks 142 items found
We don't spend much time talking about Vietnam, other than its allure as a holiday destination. But the time has come to talk about politics in this sickle-shaped nation.
At first glance, nothing at Kuala Lumpur's impressive-looking airport seemed out of place. But there was a heavy feeling in the air.
In a mass demonstration in Hong Kong on Tuesday, protesters are hoping their Beijing-based masters get the "message" and leave them alone.
To me, it sounded like one of the best known fortune-tellers in south east Asia, Luck Rakanithes, believes he made his own luck.
Banned protests, free concerts and models... Thailand is changing under military rule - but how much did fortune-tellers have to play in the coup?
Pakistani officials say they are giving people a chance to escape before they launch a fully-fledged ground offensive.
We discovered another side to Qatar, a deeply conservative, authoritarian nation, personified in my mind by the man who stopped his car as we tried to take some pictures in a park.
Since the military coup in Thailand, the junta has produced lists of the people it wants to report to army bases, sending many leaders of the red shirt protest movement into hiding.