The JET Program and the US-Japan Relationship
April 14, 2015
The JET Program and the US-Japan Relationship
Alumni of the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program are an important part of bilateral ties.
The JET Program and the US-Japan Relationship
Sim Bhullar Becomes the NBA’s First Indian Player
April 10, 2015
Sim Bhullar Becomes the NBA’s First Indian Player
The NBA welcomed its first Indian player this week. But can he help the league attract an audience in the subcontinent?
Sim Bhullar Becomes the NBA’s First Indian Player
Shibuya Takes Japan a Step Forward on Marriage Equality
April 08, 2015
Shibuya Takes Japan a Step Forward on Marriage Equality
Same-sex couples are celebrating a milestone for LGBT rights in Japan.
Shibuya Takes Japan a Step Forward on Marriage Equality
Darkness and Hope in <em>Load Poems Like Guns</em>
April 07, 2015
Darkness and Hope in Load Poems Like Guns
A new collection of poetry by contemporary Afghan women poets brings Herat's literary heritage to a broader audience.
Darkness and Hope in Load Poems Like Guns
Post-Censorship, Myanmar’s Literary World Awakens
April 03, 2015
Post-Censorship, Myanmar’s Literary World Awakens
In Mandalay, hundreds gathered to hear talks by Burmese and international authors.
Post-Censorship, Myanmar’s Literary World Awakens
A Glimpse of Afghanistan's Future -- On the Ski Slopes
March 28, 2015
A Glimpse of Afghanistan's Future -- On the Ski Slopes
In Afghanistan’s historic Bamiyan province, a skiing competition is showing off the country’s changing demography.
A Glimpse of Afghanistan's Future -- On the Ski Slopes
Hanoi Citizens Protest Tree-Felling Plan
March 25, 2015
Hanoi Citizens Protest Tree-Felling Plan
Plans to chop down the trees that line the city’s historic streets have met with a vigorous response.
Hanoi Citizens Protest Tree-Felling Plan
Myanmar: After the Protests, Out Come the Cartoonists
March 22, 2015
Myanmar: After the Protests, Out Come the Cartoonists
In Myanmar, cartoonists skewer authority and mostly get away with it, though fear remains.
Myanmar: After the Protests, Out Come the Cartoonists
Spring: The Season of Festivals in South Asia
March 21, 2015
Spring: The Season of Festivals in South Asia
South and Central Asia have a rich tradition of springtime celebrations.
Spring: The Season of Festivals in South Asia
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
March 19, 2015
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
A bar manager and two colleagues face two years in prison for a photoshopped image.
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
Fiza Farhan: A Pakistani Change-Maker
March 16, 2015
Fiza Farhan: A Pakistani Change-Maker
A young entrepreneur is empowering rural Pakistan with microfinance and energy projects
Fiza Farhan: A Pakistani Change-Maker
Myanmar’s Royal Legacy
March 14, 2015
Myanmar’s Royal Legacy
The Burmese royal family may have lost their throne long ago but their influence lingers in Myanmar.
Myanmar’s Royal Legacy
Your Guide to the UN Climate Change Talks
March 11, 2015
Your Guide to the UN Climate Change Talks
Why 2015 could be the most important year ever for curbing climate change.
Your Guide to the UN Climate Change Talks
Reclaiming Pakistan, One City at a Time
March 10, 2015
Reclaiming Pakistan, One City at a Time
A new tourist bus company is setting out to reboot culture in an exhausted country.
Reclaiming Pakistan, One City at a Time
Martin Crowe: Cricket Celebrates a New Zealand Sporting Great
March 07, 2015
Martin Crowe: Cricket Celebrates a New Zealand Sporting Great
One of New Zealand’s finest cricketers is to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
Martin Crowe: Cricket Celebrates a New Zealand Sporting Great
Cambodia: Dawn of a New Cinematic Golden Era
March 06, 2015
Cambodia: Dawn of a New Cinematic Golden Era
Forty years after being decimated by the Khmer Rouge, the local film industry is making a stir on the international stage.
Cambodia: Dawn of a New Cinematic Golden Era
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