Topic: Lee Kuan Yew
Like many newly emerging democracies, Libya didn't overthrow Qaddafi when it was bulging with youth. It toppled Qaddafi after its youth bulge matured.
10/21/2011 11:30 am
The rebellion is bolstered by 200 Facebook friends and nonviolent protests... just like any normal teenager!
05/09/2011 03:58 pm
After writing a book critical of the Singapore court system, British journalist Alan Shadrake may face a fine and prison time. 'The more they do to me, it proves what I say in the book,' he tells the Monitor.
08/23/2010 11:25 am
This milestone by China in besting Japan as the world's second-largest economy only adds to the concerns of other Asian nations about China's aggressive expansion. They welcome Obama's shift toward countering China as the dominant player in Asia.
08/16/2010 04:24 pm
Bids by Japan and China for regional influence are reminders of the reason for US preeminence.
11/11/2009 12:00 am
Jeff Gasana's goal is to make his award-winning company the leading cellphone-banking service in East Africa.
04/10/2009 01:00 am
The passing of Indonesia's Suharto offers an opening for the country to judge his past.
01/29/2008 12:00 am
The former dictator, who died Sunday, ruled with a strong hand for 32 years.
01/28/2008 12:00 am