Timor-Leste: A proposal to sanction the use of indigenous languages in primary schools has divided members of government, civil society and educators.
IRIN
Occupation-era crimes forgiven, not forgotten.
IRIN
As one of the fastest growing economies in the world, Timor-Leste is gradually raising its profile in the region.
IRIN
The most extensive is between Beijing and Moscow (in either direction), spanning almost 10,000 kilometres—one third around the world!—eight time zones, and a dazzling kaleidoscope of landscapes and cultures. If you only take one rail journey in your life, this has to be it.
AUDREY CHEN