Francis Pike

Was 2008 the year China triumphed over the West?

21 November 2020 7:00 pm

Although China’s economy remains smaller than the United States’s in terms of nominal GDP (albeit ahead of the US in…

Erdogan’s game: why Turkey has turned against the West

31 October 2020 9:00 am

Why Turkey is severing its links with the West

The truth about Burma’s ‘imprisoned princess’

10 October 2020 9:00 am

It’s as ignorant to demonise Aung San Suu Kyi as it was to idolise her

The depraved rule of Thailand’s Caligula king

12 September 2020 9:00 am

Why are protestors risking it all to challenge the king?

Hirohito, the war criminal who got away

22 August 2020 9:00 am

Not prosecuting Hirohito was a mistake

Sea change: China has its sights on the Bay of Bengal

8 August 2020 9:00 am

China has its sights on the Bay of Bengal