• The capsized ferry is retrieved from river in Bangladesh. (Munir Uz Zaman/AFP/Getty)

    The search for survivors ended for a crash killed around 70 people.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 23, 2015, 5:31 PM EST
  • President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan. (Sean Gallup/Getty)

    As Russia and China look to Kazakhstan as a key player in their respective foreign policy strategies, Kazakhstan is bound to feel the impact. Asia-Pacific,Astana,Central Asia,China,Eurasian Economic Union,Kazakhstan,Nursultan Nazarbayev,Russia,Natalie Shure

    Published Date : Feb 17, 2015, 9:54 AM EST
  • Hundreds of security officers reportedly surrounded demonstrators in the city of Letpadan, thereby blocking their marching route to the capital. The activists responded by staging a sit-in, with neither side seeming likely to de-escalate tensions. Asia-Pacific,Burma,Myanmar,Natalie Shure
    Published Date : Mar 05, 2015, 4:56 PM EST