Thai police make Bangkok blast arrest

Police say foreign man detained after raid on flat in capital

Thai police arrest suspect in Bangkok bombing

Authorities under pressure to solve deadly Erawan Shrine attack

Malaysia crisis set for street showdown

Protests against embattled PM sparked by mysterious payments

Om Prakash Munjal, transport industrialist, 1928-2015

India’s benevolent poet who ran Hero Cycles, the world’s top bicycle maker, writes Victor Mallet

Cambodian banks: still powering ahead

Very high growth rates look sustainable, at least in the short term

Japan inflation dips lower

Better news as job market tightens and price of ketchup rises

Pakistan said to be building 20 warheads a year

Nation could be No. 3 nuclear power in a decade, says report

China detains 11 over Tianjin blast

Authorities under pressure to expose wrongdoing behind disaster

Shenzhen Goldman is China’s latest fake

Finance company brands itself with US investment bank’s name

Thai junta grapples with triple challenge

Tempers fray amid political, economic and security woes

Dalian Wanda buys Ironman triathlon group

China’s richest man bets $650m on country’s emerging middle class

China slowdown threatens Abenomics

Spillover effects will hurt Japan’s exports and war on deflation

China slide belies consumer market health

Nimble companies maintain profits as spending habits evolve

Mahathir tells Malaysia PM to resign

Malaysian ex-leader pours scorn on PM’s defence amid 1MDB scandal

Republicans line up for potshots at China

Presidential contenders talk tough ahead of Xi Jinping’s state visit to Washington

Indonesia: A challenge to tradition

Strict Islamic laws have raised fears that the world’s largest Muslim-majority country is turning to extremism

China’s policies leave the world reeling

The sense of panic is exacerbated by mixed messages — take the exchange rate

Renminbi looms behind China easing

Dual moves to cut rates and RRR may have been designed to offset cost of currency intervention

Bangkok bomb theories flow as probe stalls

Lack of evidence means no groups can be ruled out

Indians cry foul over onion price spike

Vegetable’s inflation a problem for Modi ahead of Bihar election