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Explosions in the Thai capital injure 28 and shake Bangkok's reputation as an open, easy-going city. Asia Correspondent John Sparks blogs about changes in Thailand.
Asia Correspondent John Sparks finds himself in a dual with a flamboyant opposition leader in front of thousands of Thai anti-government protesters.
John Sparks meets some of the growing population of UK pensioners who have headed to Thailand's seedy seaside resort Pattaya to 'get busy living'.
Kim Jong-un's execution of a family member supports claims that factionalism and rivalries are festering at the very top of North Korea's regime.
Temporarily homeless and dismissed by opponents as a "dim-witted puppet", Yingluck Shinawatra seems determined to hold on to power in Thailand.
The international community has called on the secretive state to close its gulags, but now it seems they are expanding them.
Traffic is at a standstill, buildings occupied and an arrest warrant has been issued for the protest leader. But no-one seems in any hurry to detain him writes John Sparks in Bangkok.
I am huddled under cover with Thelma and her friends, who are taking the opportunity to laugh and chat after the devastating week they have had in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.
A Channel 4 News team returns to Sri Lanka to cover the Commonwealth summit, having been prevented from entering the country for four years following a series of reports about alleged war crimes.
People are beginning to question the judgement of Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma's icon of democracy, and an interview she gave about the Rohingya will add to those doubts.
The aggressive tactics of the New South Wales fire department seemed to have contained the blazes in the Blue Mountains.
Lena Hendry is charged with violating Malaysia's laws after showing an award-winning Channel 4 documentary about Sri Lanka at a film night in Kuala Lumpur.
From the outside, Kim Jong-un appears to have cemented his control - but tales from defectors suggest there is more dissent and revolt in North Korea than meets the eye.
Defectors’ tales of food shortages and fear expose the official story of life in North Korea, as handed out to the few journalists allowed to enter the country, as a carefully constructed lie.
Om Suthamtewakul, a 30-year-old Thai woman, tells Asia Correspondent John Sparks about her experiences in Thailand with Washington shooter Aaron Alexis.
Thailand's media is taking up the search for answers following an exclusive Channel 4 News report on the trafficking of Burmese refugees.
North Korea is marking 60 years since the end of the Korean War. John Sparks is in Pyongyang, where he's being treated to mysterious city tours, chaperoned by ever-present government minders.
The showcase community of an outcast regime: Channel 4 News glimpses life in the opulence and eerie quiet of North Korea's capital Pyongyang.
North Korea is marking 60 years since the end of the Korean War. John Sparks is in the capital Pyongyang, where he's being treated to mysterious city tours, chaperoned by ever-present government minders.
Journalists are not universally admired, but as I found after making a film about the plight of Burma's Rohingya Muslims, what we do often pricks the consciences of the poweful.