Bangladesh: One Year After Rana Plaza, Problems Linger
April 22, 2014
Bangladesh: One Year After Rana Plaza, Problems Linger
Fashions change, life moves on, but the problems with the apparel industry endure.
Bangladesh: One Year After Rana Plaza, Problems Linger
Japan’s Former Miss International Called ‘Traitor’
April 18, 2014
Japan’s Former Miss International Called ‘Traitor’
Nationalists are outraged at the feminist’s comments on comfort women.
Japan’s Former Miss International Called ‘Traitor’
Oliver Stone Slams China for Glorifying Mao
April 18, 2014
Oliver Stone Slams China for Glorifying Mao
The controversial director told a Chinese audience that its film industry must grapple with China's history.
Oliver Stone Slams China for Glorifying Mao
Manny Pacquiao Looks to Boxing, Political Future
April 17, 2014
Manny Pacquiao Looks to Boxing, Political Future
A win in the ring sets the Filipino champion up nicely...once he pays his taxes.
Manny Pacquiao Looks to Boxing, Political Future
Asia-Pacific Has Seven of the World’s Top 20 Global Cities
April 15, 2014
Asia-Pacific Has Seven of the World’s Top 20 Global Cities
East Asia has a high number of global cities, according to a biannual ranking, while ASEAN and South Asia lag behind.
Asia-Pacific Has Seven of the World’s Top 20 Global Cities
Golf: Australia Back at the Masters in Force
April 10, 2014
Golf: Australia Back at the Masters in Force
Australians waited 77 years to witness one of their own don the iconic green jacket. They might not have to wait long to see it again.
Golf: Australia Back at the Masters in Force
Chris Martin Works Magic with Ziyi Zhang
April 09, 2014
Chris Martin Works Magic with Ziyi Zhang
British alternative rock band meets ambitious Chinese beauty.
Chris Martin Works Magic with Ziyi Zhang
Asia Leads World in Religious Diversity
April 09, 2014
Asia Leads World in Religious Diversity
According to a new Pew poll, the Asia-Pacific has the highest level of religious diversity in the world.
Asia Leads World in Religious Diversity
Possible Breakthrough in MH370 Black Box Search
April 06, 2014
Possible Breakthrough in MH370 Black Box Search
Searchers detect acoustic ‘pings’ that may be from the flight recorder, although authorities remain cautious.
Possible Breakthrough in MH370 Black Box Search
Gentrification in Beijing’s Wudaoying hutong
April 03, 2014
Gentrification in Beijing’s Wudaoying hutong
China’s growing wealth is bringing sweeping change to traditional neighborhoods.
Gentrification in Beijing’s Wudaoying hutong
The World’s Best Single Malt Scotch Is…Tasmanian?
April 03, 2014
The World’s Best Single Malt Scotch Is…Tasmanian?
Sullivan’s Cove, distilled on the Australian island, ranked number one at the World Whisky Awards.
The World’s Best Single Malt Scotch Is…Tasmanian?
F-1: Vettel Struggles in Asia, But Don’t Write Him Off Yet
April 03, 2014
F-1: Vettel Struggles in Asia, But Don’t Write Him Off Yet
His Red Bull car may not be the fastest, but his skill as a driver may yet enable him to prevail.
F-1: Vettel Struggles in Asia, But Don’t Write Him Off Yet
Chinese Travel Agencies Write Off Malaysia
April 03, 2014
Chinese Travel Agencies Write Off Malaysia
A bold patriotic move, buzz-seeking or bullying? The Internet drives diplomacy.
Chinese Travel Agencies Write Off Malaysia
RIKEN Center: Japanese Scientist Falsified Data in Stem Cell Breakthrough
April 02, 2014
RIKEN Center: Japanese Scientist Falsified Data in Stem Cell Breakthrough
Discrepancies abound as Haruko Obokata found guilty of scientific misconduct.
RIKEN Center: Japanese Scientist Falsified Data in Stem Cell Breakthrough
ICJ Orders an End to Whaling in Southern Ocean
April 01, 2014
ICJ Orders an End to Whaling in Southern Ocean
Japan promises to comply with a ruling that found its annual whale hunt to be illegal.
ICJ Orders an End to Whaling in Southern Ocean
‘World’s Largest Aquarium’ Just One Superlative at China’s Hengqin Ocean Kingdom
April 01, 2014
‘World’s Largest Aquarium’ Just One Superlative at China’s Hengqin Ocean Kingdom
The sprawling aquatic theme park now boasts five Guinness World Records.
‘World’s Largest Aquarium’ Just One Superlative at China’s Hengqin Ocean Kingdom
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