Photo Essays – The Diplomat The Diplomat is a current-affairs magazine for the Asia-Pacific, with news and analysis on politics, security, business, technology and life across the region. Wed, 28 Jun 2023 11:55:51 +0900 en-US Snapshots of Life in Myanmar’s IDP Camps Bajau: The Vanishing Seafarers of Southeast Asia The Ghost Town of Thantlang in Myanmar’s Chin State A Community From India’s Northeast Finds a Home in Israel Bangladeshi Fishers and Farmers at the Frontline of Climate Change Indonesia’s Drowning Land Kashmir Welcomes Rahul Gandhi and His Bharat Jodo Yatra The Khasis: A Matrilineal Society in India’s Northeast India Boosts Its Border Infrastructure in Arunachal Pradesh Sri Lanka’s New President Cracks Down on Protests as Challenges Mount Rohingya Refugee Children Face Uncertainty in India Protests Erupt Against BJP Government’s ‘Bulldozer Politics’ Meghalaya’s Living Root Bridges are Headed for Global Recognition Laos Unlocked On the Eve of Reopening, Thai Protesters Take to the Streets Again Vaccination in an Indian Border District: Against All Odds A Visit to Pangong Lake Thai Protesters Face Off With Police in Bangkok The Rohingyas’ Lost Haven in New Delhi Myanmar Nationals Fleeing Coup Find a Home Away From Home in India’s Northeast Harvesting White Gold: Vietnam Salt Farmers Amid Climate Change and COVID-19 Malaysia Aims to Speed Up COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign India’s Air Force Steps Forward as Citizens Scramble for Oxygen Boten: the Renaissance of Laos’s Golden City 4 Dams on the Upper Mekong in Yunnan, China: 2011-2019 Burying India’s COVID-19 Dead In Photos: China and India’s Pangong Lake Disengagement Grassroots Activists Work to Save Remaining Cardamom Mountains Rainforest Protests Against Military Coup Sweep Myanmar’s Yangon Dispatches From the India Farmers’ Tractor Rally Dhanushkodi Fisherfolk: 50 Years of Life on the Edge Bhasan Char: A New Home for Rohingya Refugees Inside India’s Farmer Protest After Losing Special Status, Kashmiris Come Out to Vote Responding to Central Vietnam’s Floods and Landslides Protesters Again Fill the Streets of Bangkok Scenes From Thailand’s Massive Protests Demanding Reform Thailand’s Radical Grandmothers Struggling With Drought on the Mekong Glimpses of Kaho: A Village Along the Line of Actual Control on the India-China Border Manila: From Galleons to the Belt and Road A Carnival on the City’s Margins: The Sonepur Mela of Bihar Life in Jakarta’s COVID-19 ‘Transition’ Era A Gas Well Blowout in Assam Sparks a Natural Disaster Afghan Lives Through the Lens of COVID-19 A Glimpse Inside India’s COVID-19 Lockdown in Assam Kashmir’s Fragile Floating Marvels Inside COVID-19 Quarantine in Kyrgyzstan Who Will Save Luang Prabang? After 14-Day Quarantine, 238 Indonesians From Wuhan Finally Come Home The Rich Merchant and the Young Bukharans Ringing in Chinese New Year in Indonesia Assam’s Women at the Frontline of Protests Against India’s New Citizenship Law Thousands of Indians Welcome New Year With Spirit of Resistance Hand-in-Hand 2019: Indian and Chinese Armies Come Together for Joint Military Exercise Community in Exile: India’s ‘Little Tibet’ Kashmir: From Encounter to Funeral Frustrations Flare in India’s Northeast Over Citizenship Bill Ulaanbaatar: Growing Strong and Sick Mongolia’s New Mining Boom In Hong Kong: No Celebration, ‘Only a National Tragedy’ Marching Against Totalitarianism in Taiwan, With Hong Kong in Mind Oil Spilling Into the Java Sea 2 Months on, Hong Kong Remains Defiant The Orang Asli: Fighting for Ancestral Land in Malaysia The Bishnoi: India's First Environmentalists The Faces of India’s Ambubachi Mela Scorched Earth Development in Northern Laos 6 Dead in Indonesia Post-Election Protest Nyadran: A Unique Javanese Tradition Welcoming Ramadan Terror Strikes Sri Lanka Indonesian Elections: Scenes From Aceh Thailand’s Election Impasse Delhi's Dying Holy River The Many Faces of India's Kumbh Mela What’s Showing at Asia's Biggest Contemporary Art Festival? Marking 70 Years of War in Myanmar Mongolia's March Against Corruption The Chinese Railways Remolding East Africa Safe But Betrayed: Pakistani Hindu Refugees in India How Kashmir Keeps Warm Rajapaksa’s Town: A Visit to Hambantota After the Tsunami in Indonesia's Sunda Strait Life in a Refugee Colony in India Kashmir's Bloody November Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi Thailand's Festival of Lights India’s Vanishing Art of ‘Impersonation’ Indonesia Devastated by Tsunami, Time Running Out Journey to a Cave in Kashmir The Earthquake- Proof Huts of Kutch Lombok: After the Earthquake Cheering Cambodia's Strongman Terror Error: India's Falsely Accused China's Island Build-Up: The View From Space One Indian Man’s Animal Rescue Mission