Civil society representatives in Pakistan demanded radical changes in the current electoral system
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Even inmates in the nation’s prisons voted in Wednesday’s regional elections across Indonesia
State sponsorship of the Burmese Muslim genocide is clearest sign of the failing democratic transition
Residents in the Indonesian capital Jakarta went to the polls Wednesday to elect the city’s governor
Analysts say much more needs to be done to tackle a persistent problem in India
Police in the Philippines are suspending their war on drugs until they have cleansed their ranks
As the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China approaches, democracy looks further away than ever
The regions to watch are the east and the southeast where the four biggest Asian elections are set to take place
There is a possibility that South Korea will have its election in advance because of President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment
If cushy exile is not automatic, when the retirement plan may not include a comfy villa, but rather a cell in The Hague or a Cambodian war crimes trial, why wouldn’t a dictator dig in his heels, garrison, and become more brutal?