Top China imam killed in Xinjiang clashes

Government-appointed cleric apparently assassinated

S Korea’s Park boosted by by-election win

Strong showing in polls despite anger over ferry tragedy

Sony surprises market with profit

Sales of PlayStation 4 consoles drive earnings into the black

Nawaz Sharif under pressure in Pakistan

Handing control of Islamabad to the army raises questions

Q&A: Last-ditch efforts to save WTO deal

Diplomats scramble to meet Indian demands before deadline

Anzac commemorations raise questions

Canberra allocates A$150m despite budget austerity

Shanghai faces anti-corruption onslaught

Campaign turns to former president Jiang’s stronghold

Zhou Yongkang: China’s biggest ‘tiger’

The most senior official to face corruption charges in the history of modern China has been formally placed under investigation by the ruling Communist party, nearly eight months after he is believed to have been detained

Xi’s risky path in disposing ‘tiger’ Zhou

President’s anti-corruption drive engenders unprecedented fear among Chinese officials, says Minxin Pei

Xi’s ‘tiger’ hunt breaks old party taboo

President risks stability with campaign against high-profile figure

Expats in China should read GSK potboiler carefully

Case has increased risk factor for foreign executives

Timeline: The downfall of China’s security chief

China to investigate former security chief

Most senior official to face corruption charges in modern China

Sales tax rise hits Japan’s retail spend

Weak data cast a shadow on Abe’s economic strategy

HK petition denounces pro-democracy group

Campaign of 1m signatures aimed at countering Occupy Central

Tokyo Olympic Games costs jump

Weak yen drives up price of materials

Cambodia: Wave of discontent

Hun Sen’s regime is tottering as a young population seeks change

Safer food should be freely copied

Stroll through a local market in China and there is little sign of quality control or hygiene

China’s military and economic fortunes

Beijing gives an air of invincibility in one debate and implosion in another

It is high time for Cambodia’s Hun Sen to go

The prime minister has ruled the country for too long