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  1. Asian allies reap few benefits from joining Iraq fight

    Posted Aug 26th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... international disarray and a fear of terrorism had prompted many countries to strengthen relations with the US. 'Only the US has the global resources to fight the war on terror, which has a very ... a downgrading of Australia's relations with the region,' he said. Thai political scientist Chaiwat Khamchoo, of Chulalongkorn University, said a promised free-trade agreement with the US meant ...

  2. Post-war prosperity

    Posted Jun 07th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill Many of the Jews who took refuge in Shanghai during the second world war went on to distinguished careers after the conflict was over. One of the most remarkable was Saul Eisenberg who died in Beijing in March 1997, having become one of ...

  3. War veteran endured horrors of two camps

    Posted Mar 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair Marciano Cathrino Maria da Silva 1908-2004 One of the dwindling band of heroes who fought in the Battle of Hong Kong during the Japanese invasion has died, aged 95. Marciano Cathrino Maria da Silva, who was a member of the Portuguese Compan ...

  4. Nepal ravaged by rising tide of violence

    Posted Dec 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Thomas Bell

    ... Thomas Bell in Kathmandu A year of violence has left Nepal on the brink of becoming a failed state. Blessed with astonishing natural beauty and cultural diversity, the country is caught in an intractable three-way power struggle between a hardline king, b ...

  5. Jemaah Islamiah and the road to martyrdom

    Posted Sep 16th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... The path of an Australian embassy bomber is reconstructed by Peter Kammerer The talk around the table in the safe house in Indonesia turned from pleasantries to serious business- which western target to bomb. After the Bali bombings in October 2002 and th ...

  6. Police deny responsibility for riot, admit using tear gas

    Posted Dec 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... relies on local vigilantes to prevent petty crimes such as theft and maintain traffic order. Three days later, Zeng's relatives and about 150 supporters gathered at the office ...

  7. Bush knew of plot to depose Chavez, CIA papers show

    Posted Nov 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reed Lindsay Briefs contradict claims 2002 coup was a surprise The US knew about the 2002 coup attempt that briefly unseated Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez days before it happened, despite official claims to the contrary. Recently obtained CIA documents ...

  8. September 18 incident remains political dynamite for relations as Chinese remember 'day of national humiliation' by Japan

    Posted Sep 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alice Yan On the evening of September 18, 1931, near the Shenyang suburb of Liutiaohu, a section of railway owned by Japan's South Manchuria Railway Company was rigged with dynamite and exploded. The widely accepted belief is that an officer with Jap ...

  9. Relatives slam leader

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Timothy Chui The central government says it has letters from Rebiya Kadeer's family members who have denounced the exiled Uygur leader blamed by Beijing for last month's ethnic riots in Urumqi, Xinjiang. Ms Kadeer's relatives have condemned her role in sparking the July 5 riots which left 197 people- mostly Han- dead, according to Xinhua. Dilxat Raxit, ...

  10. Fears over new rules on ID and 'terrorism'

    Posted Oct 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... demand to see the cards only if the person was suspected of a crime, if there was a need to restrict movement in an area, or in cases of serious public disorder. While public discussion focused ... check. Beijing lawyer Li Fangping said: 'There is no clear definition of what a major event is. 'Authorities could define this as any activity related to the need to maintain stability, ...




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