The largest and most populous continent on the planet. With a total population estimated at over 4 billion, Asia is home to more than half of the people on earth.
This is a collection of DW's latest content about the continent.
Today on DW News Asia: The Saudi crown prince arrives in Pakistan bearing gifts. But how will that go down in India, amid heightened tensions over Kashmir? The long reach of Chinese censorship. Director Zhang Yimou pulls his film from the Berlinale and, in a DW exclusive, artist Ai Weiwei says his own film work is being blocked. Plus, Pyeongchang's all too familiar post-Olympic blues.
In an interview with DW, Maria Ressa, award-winning journalist and founder of news site Rappler, spoke about the continued political bullying and relentless attempts to silence any kind of dissent in the Philippines.
The militant attack in India-ruled Kashmir has once again put New Delhi and Islamabad on a war footing. Analysts at the Munich Security Conference say it is a setback to those who wish to see lasting peace in the region.
A 2016 fighter jet deal with France is beginning to cause problems for Prime Minister Modi, whose detractors accuse him of corruption. Here are 10 key points about the agreement between New Delhi and Dassault Aviation.