Mike Ives

An ex-inmate takes to Hong Kong’s airwaves, and prisoners tune in

An ex-inmate takes to Hong Kong’s...

September 13

HONG KONG — In the tiled corridors of Stanley Prison, a maximum-security complex on a rocky edge of Hong Kong’s main island, the chatter among the foreign inmates on Monday...

China and India file rival claims over Tibetan medicine

China and India file rival claims...

July 28

HONG KONG — China and India have jockeyed for centuries over the Himalayas. The Chinese military invaded Tibet in 1950. India granted asylum to the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan...

Gallery: Myanmar is restoring temples to rebuild its heritage

Myanmar is restoring temples to...

May 12

BAGAN, MYANMAR — The vendor watched as members of an increasingly rare species — tourists — walked through a dirt parking lot toward Pyathat Gyi Temple, one of more than 2,000...

Electroshock therapy for Internet addicts? China vows to end It

Electroshock therapy for Internet...

January 14

HONG KONG — At the Addiction Treatment Centre in eastern China, more than 6,000 Internet addicts — most of them teenagers — not only had their web access taken away, they were...

A Malaysian political cartoonist on facing his fears, and prison, for art

A Malaysian political cartoonist on...

November 30

HONG KONG — When protesters disrupted an art exhibition by Mr Zulkiflee Anwar Ulhaque, a political cartoonist, at the George Town Literary Festival in Malaysia on Saturday (Nov...

Aussie idioms receive seal of approval in dictionary

Aussie idioms receive seal of...

August 24

HONG KONG — In October 2014, Australia’s prime minister produced blank stares around the globe when he vowed to “shirt-front” President Vladimir Putin of Russia over the downing...