Migrant Brides in South Korea
July 21, 2014
Migrant Brides in South Korea
The government will need to see international marriages as more than just a means of ensuring a future workforce.
Migrant Brides in South Korea
Masahiro Tanaka Injury Derails Fairytale MLB Start
July 17, 2014
Masahiro Tanaka Injury Derails Fairytale MLB Start
After a stellar start to baseball Stateside, the Japanese pitcher is likely out for the rest of the season.
Masahiro Tanaka Injury Derails Fairytale MLB Start
‘Linsanity’ Comes to Los Angeles
July 14, 2014
‘Linsanity’ Comes to Los Angeles
The Taiwanese-American basketball sensation Jeremy Lin has been traded to the LA Lakers.
‘Linsanity’ Comes to Los Angeles
Japanese Women Fight to Break the Bamboo Ceiling
July 14, 2014
Japanese Women Fight to Break the Bamboo Ceiling
Amid all the talk of ‘womenomics,’ where do women really stand in Japanese society?
Japanese Women Fight to Break the Bamboo Ceiling
Better Together? Two Approaches to LGBT Activism in China
July 12, 2014
Better Together? Two Approaches to LGBT Activism in China
LGBT activists in China are presenting very real issues that won’t just disappear.
Better Together? Two Approaches to LGBT Activism in China
US Repatriates Mongolian Dinosaur Fossils
July 11, 2014
US Repatriates Mongolian Dinosaur Fossils
Over 30 fossils were returned to the Mongolian government.
US Repatriates Mongolian Dinosaur Fossils
Will Beijing Get Another Olympics?
July 10, 2014
Will Beijing Get Another Olympics?
The Chinese capital may become the first to host both Summer and Winter Olympics, by default.
Will Beijing Get Another Olympics?
First Chinese Rider to Compete in Tour de France
July 03, 2014
First Chinese Rider to Compete in Tour de France
Ji Cheng will be on the start line this weekend. Will Chinese interest in pro cycling follow?
First Chinese Rider to Compete in Tour de France
No Honor in Gender Violence
July 02, 2014
No Honor in Gender Violence
A series of shocking recent cases show that so-called honor killings remain ubiquitous in parts of Asia.
No Honor in Gender Violence
The Future of English in Korea
June 29, 2014
The Future of English in Korea
President Park Geun-hye’s confident use of English points to changing attitudes and ability for Koreans.
The Future of English in Korea
Arrests at Malaysian Rare Earths Refinery Protests
June 27, 2014
Arrests at Malaysian Rare Earths Refinery Protests
Locals and activists fear the refinery, operated by an Australian company, will generate radioactive waste.
Arrests at Malaysian Rare Earths Refinery Protests
World Cup Scores Big in China
June 26, 2014
World Cup Scores Big in China
Despite an awkward time difference and the absence of a Chinese team, the World Cup is drawing a huge audience in China.
World Cup Scores Big in China
Asian Grip on Women’s Golf Slips
June 26, 2014
Asian Grip on Women’s Golf Slips
After an impressive period of dominance, Asian players have had to give way to Americans of late.
Asian Grip on Women’s Golf Slips
Asia’s Woeful World Cup
June 19, 2014
Asia’s Woeful World Cup
It has been a dismal start to the FIFA World Cup for the four squads from Asia.
Asia’s Woeful World Cup
China and the World Cup
June 12, 2014
China and the World Cup
Not known for its soccer prowess, China is now beginning to get serious about the sport.
China and the World Cup
Japanese Researcher Retracts ‘Breakthrough’ Research Paper
June 11, 2014
Japanese Researcher Retracts ‘Breakthrough’ Research Paper
A stunning discovery turns out to be stunningly wrong, putting Japan’s research institutions under scrutiny.
Japanese Researcher Retracts ‘Breakthrough’ Research Paper
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