Latvia’s euro adoption, dangled as the ultimate reward while the country endured the world’s deepest recession, is being met with resentment.
27.12.2013 Mao Zedong remembered
Like everything else in China, Mao's role today is a study in paradox. He is both more and less than the ginormous portrait that dominates the centre of Beijing's Tiananmen Square.
19.12.2013 Chinese journalists face ideology exams
State media say it is first time reporters have been required to take such a test en masse.
17.12.2013 North Korea erases online archives
26.11.2013 Huge rally against EU integration in Moldova
31.10.2013 Top Khmer Rouge accused seeks acquittal
11.10.2013 EU Presses Kyiv On Tymoshenko Issue
15.08.2013 Bosnian Serb to be extradited from Israel
08.08.2013 Kosovo: a bridge for the Balkans
18.07.2013 Putin critic Alexei Navalny convicted
11.07.2013 Romania moves to punish gulag guards
17.05.2013 Back to no future
14.05.2013 An inconclusive election at an unhappy time
10.05.2013 In Latvia, V Is for Victory – or Vanquished
30.04.2013 Turkmenistan International Relations
08.04.2013 A microcosm of Bulgarians' plight
02.04.2013 Learning about Slovakia's past
25.03.2013 Russia: New Pressure on Civil Society
21.02.2013 Bulgaria government to resign
22.01.2013 Tajikistan's economy grows 7.5 pct in 2012