As more women join the fight, rights groups say more than 200 women have been subjected to judicial harassment, while two have been murdered.
Thousands of Vietnamese migrant workers are being lured to Taiwan by unscrupulous brokers peddling false promises of high wages and good living conditions. Many go missing, preferring a life in the shadows to one in bondage
The Vietnamese 19-year-old’s audition brought judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan to their feet, but the young singer is no stranger to the pressures of talent competitions
The summit between the US and North Korean leaders ended in disarray, but locals agree they want the tidy streets and new-found sense of order to stay – and that the events of the past week will live long in their memories.
Journalists from around the world are in the Vietnamese capital to watch the US and North Korean leaders break bread and tackle denuclearisation, as the city serves up culinary specials to highlight its tourism potential.
Hanoi’s economic and political reforms, or doi moi, are behind one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. But there is much to do before Pyongyang can follow suit – including getting Kim Jong-un to relax his iron hold on power