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<em>Kung Fu Yoga</em>: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
June 01, 2017
Kung Fu Yoga: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
The movie is also a promotional feature for One Belt, One Road.
Kung Fu Yoga: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
Cabbages & Condoms: A Socio-Sexual History and Restaurant Review
June 01, 2017
Cabbages & Condoms: A Socio-Sexual History and Restaurant Review
Beneath the strange restaurant gimmick are Thailand's family planning and population policies.
Cabbages & Condoms: A Socio-Sexual History and Restaurant Review
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
May 29, 2017
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
With a petition to appeal a landmark rights case, Hong Kong may be taking a small step backward.
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
Asia’s Coming Genomics Revolution
May 17, 2017
Asia’s Coming Genomics Revolution
From China to Japan and Singapore, Asian countries are investing in the genomics revolution.
Asia’s Coming Genomics Revolution
‘Skeleton God’: Exorcising Demons in Tibet
May 11, 2017
‘Skeleton God’: Exorcising Demons in Tibet
Mysterious murders, corruption, and the ghosts of history haunt the fictional Tibetan town of Yangkar.
‘Skeleton God’: Exorcising Demons in Tibet
South Korea and China Chasing Hockey Dreams
May 04, 2017
South Korea and China Chasing Hockey Dreams
As the next two hosts of the Winter Olympics, both countries are pushing to improve their ice hockey performances.
South Korea and China Chasing Hockey Dreams
The Indian Cavalry’s Charge on an Israeli City And Its Usefulness Now
May 01, 2017
The Indian Cavalry’s Charge on an Israeli City And Its Usefulness Now
The politics of history can be useful for diplomacy but dangerous for grammar.
The Indian Cavalry’s Charge on an Israeli City And Its Usefulness Now
The Perilous Homecoming of Flappy McFlapperson
April 28, 2017
The Perilous Homecoming of Flappy McFlapperson
The cuckoos that captured hearts are on their way back to Beijing.
The Perilous Homecoming of Flappy McFlapperson
The Sleuth on the Sukhumvit: 25 Years of Noir Fiction With Christopher G. Moore
April 23, 2017
The Sleuth on the Sukhumvit: 25 Years of Noir Fiction With Christopher G. Moore
Noir fiction set in Southeast Asia is particularly popular.
The Sleuth on the Sukhumvit: 25 Years of Noir Fiction With Christopher G. Moore
Vietnam’s Beekeepers Fight Back
April 11, 2017
Vietnam’s Beekeepers Fight Back
Beekeepers fight climate change to keep their hives alive.
Vietnam’s Beekeepers Fight Back
Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders
March 31, 2017
Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders
Though universally despised, the sahukar plays an indispensable role in most rural communities.
Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders
Asia and the World Baseball Classic
March 24, 2017
Asia and the World Baseball Classic
WBC increases the popularity of baseball in Asia and helps ensure a base of fans and players for the future.
Asia and the World Baseball Classic
Asia’s Olympic Moment Has Its Roots in Cold War Politics
March 16, 2017
Asia’s Olympic Moment Has Its Roots in Cold War Politics
From China to Iran, Cold War politics shaped the participation of Asian countries in the Olympic Games.
Asia’s Olympic Moment Has Its Roots in Cold War Politics
India and Pakistan's Cricket Diplomacy
March 15, 2017
India and Pakistan's Cricket Diplomacy
Cricket matches are used as ice breakers and political signalling in the complex India-Pakistan relationship.
India and Pakistan's Cricket Diplomacy
Buyer Beware: US Market for Ancient Asian Art Still the Wild, Wild East
March 14, 2017
Buyer Beware: US Market for Ancient Asian Art Still the Wild, Wild East
Cultural treasures stolen from conflict zones continue to pop up for sale in the United States and elsewhere.
Buyer Beware: US Market for Ancient Asian Art Still the Wild, Wild East
China’s ‘Great Wall’: Conquering the World With Cinema
March 13, 2017
China’s ‘Great Wall’: Conquering the World With Cinema
Despite being deeply rooted in Chinese culture, the film engages the Western viewer with a clear message.
China’s ‘Great Wall’: Conquering the World With Cinema
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