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On the Mongolian Campaign Trail
July 10, 2017
On the Mongolian Campaign Trail
An on-the-ground look at campaigning and voting in Mongolia's tight presidential race.
On the Mongolian Campaign Trail
Martial Law Comes to Mindanao
May 30, 2017
Martial Law Comes to Mindanao
Glimpses of the Philippines' offensive against militants in Marawi City.
Martial Law Comes to Mindanao
Rockets for Thailand's Gods
May 22, 2017
Rockets for Thailand's Gods
Glimpses of the annual Bun Bang Fai Rocket Festival in northeastern Thailand.
Rockets for Thailand's Gods
A Shy Parsi Hamlet in Busy Mumbai
May 12, 2017
A Shy Parsi Hamlet in Busy Mumbai
Stepping out of the city's chaos and into a calm enclave.
A Shy Parsi Hamlet in Busy Mumbai
When Cambodia Burns
May 08, 2017
When Cambodia Burns
Firefighters and civilians join forces to battle fires in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
When Cambodia Burns
Myanmar's Amazing Modernization
March 22, 2017
Myanmar's Amazing Modernization
Myanmar's rapid transformation, as seen in the commercial capital of Yangon.
Myanmar's Amazing Modernization
Taiwan's 'Little Burma'
March 18, 2017
Taiwan's 'Little Burma'
Huaxin Street in Taipei is home to many of Taiwan's 40,000 Burmese immigrants.
Taiwan's 'Little Burma'
Bringing Color to the Widows of Vrindavan
March 15, 2017
Bringing Color to the Widows of Vrindavan
Breaking tradition, the widows of Vrindavan get lost in the wonderful colors of Holi.
Bringing Color to the Widows of Vrindavan
Almost Human: Orangutans in Indonesia
February 24, 2017
Almost Human: Orangutans in Indonesia
Life in the Orangutan Conservation Center in East Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Almost Human: Orangutans in Indonesia
Taiwan's Cold War Fortresses
February 22, 2017
Taiwan's Cold War Fortresses
Fortifications on Matsu Island were meant to defend against a communist invasion.
Taiwan's Cold War Fortresses
Thaipusam in Malaysia: Honoring the Destroyer of Evil
February 17, 2017
Thaipusam in Malaysia: Honoring the Destroyer of Evil
Every year, devotees gather at the Batu Caves in Kuala Lumpur to honor Lord Murugan.
Thaipusam in Malaysia: Honoring the Destroyer of Evil
The Great Chennai Oil Spill Clean Up
February 08, 2017
The Great Chennai Oil Spill Clean Up
After the Chennai oil spill of January 28, workers haul buckets of sludge from the ocean.
The Great Chennai Oil Spill Clean Up
Thailand's Construction Nomads
February 07, 2017
Thailand's Construction Nomads
Hundreds of migrant construction workers reside in shipping containers in the outskirts of Bangkok.
Thailand's Construction Nomads
Finding Cambodia's Ancient Cave Paintings
January 25, 2017
Finding Cambodia's Ancient Cave Paintings
A visit to the mysterious cave paintings requires a six-hour journey by motorbike and a ferry ride.
Finding Cambodia's Ancient Cave Paintings
An Indian Newspaper’s Journey
January 18, 2017
An Indian Newspaper’s Journey
"In Delhi alone, more than 3 million newspapers are distributed to homes every morning within hours of their printing."
An Indian Newspaper’s Journey
The World of Cambodia's Construction Site Children
January 14, 2017
The World of Cambodia's Construction Site Children
The children who live, play, and sometimes work at construction sites in Phnom Penh.
The World of Cambodia's Construction Site Children
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