The Charm of China
East Asia
The Charm of China
A photographer travels to the south of China to capture a rapidly disappearing rural life.
The Charm of China
Japanese Whaling: The Saga Continues
East Asia
Japanese Whaling: The Saga Continues
Is it déjà vu all over again for Japanese whaling watchers?
Japanese Whaling: The Saga Continues
A Tale of Two Chinese Muslim Minorities
East Asia
A Tale of Two Chinese Muslim Minorities
There is a chasm between the conditions experienced by the Hui and Uyghur peoples in China.
A Tale of Two Chinese Muslim Minorities
Thailand Under the Junta
Southeast Asia
Thailand Under the Junta
Daily life in Thailand under the ruling military junta, which took power in a May 22 coup.
Thailand Under the Junta
Vietnam: Tourism Transforming Women’s Lives
Southeast Asia
Vietnam: Tourism Transforming Women’s Lives
The Hmong women of Sa Pa are being empowered by the opportunities offered by tourism.
Vietnam: Tourism Transforming Women’s Lives
The Plight of Nepal’s Migrant Workers
South Asia
The Plight of Nepal’s Migrant Workers
Often cheated and frequently facing atrocious working conditions, young Nepalese are still flocking abroad for work.
The Plight of Nepal’s Migrant Workers
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
East Asia
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
The country is making a serious effort to adjust to its rising population of foreign residents.
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
The Rise of Apostasy and Blasphemy Laws
July 18, 2014
The Rise of Apostasy and Blasphemy Laws
Dr. Paul Marshall on the rise of apostasy and blasphemy laws, and the threat they represent to religious freedom.
The Rise of Apostasy and Blasphemy Laws
Myanmar: Displaced Kachin Face Bleak Future
Southeast Asia
Myanmar: Displaced Kachin Face Bleak Future
Many forced from their homes by fighting, conditions are grim for the Kachin people in north-eastern Myanmar.
Myanmar: Displaced Kachin Face Bleak Future
Rocket Festival of Laos
Southeast Asia
Rocket Festival of Laos
The annual Laotian Rocket Festival is colorful, explosive, and occasionally dangerous.
Rocket Festival of Laos
Agent Orange Legacy Scourges Vietnam
Southeast Asia
Agent Orange Legacy Scourges Vietnam
Decades after the Vietnam War, victims wither away with scant efforts being made to tackle the deadly chemicals.
Agent Orange Legacy Scourges Vietnam
Vietnam’s Tobacco Problem
Southeast Asia
Vietnam’s Tobacco Problem
Campaigners are beginning to tackle smoking in one of the world’s most tobacco-friendly countries.
Vietnam’s Tobacco Problem
Cambodia's Boxing Girls
Southeast Asia
Cambodia's Boxing Girls
Some young Cambodian women are defying convention by taking up a brutal sport.
Cambodia's Boxing Girls
Is Overseas Study Helping US-China Relations?
East Asia
Is Overseas Study Helping US-China Relations?
China and the U.S. are learning more about each other than ever, but is it enough?
Is Overseas Study Helping US-China Relations?
The Cults of South Korea
East Asia
The Cults of South Korea
The recent ferry tragedy has added another chapter to the country’s disconcerting history with cults.
The Cults of South Korea
China’s Not So Secret War on Religion
East Asia
China’s Not So Secret War on Religion
‘Recent developments indicate increased measures to control Islam and Christianity.’
China’s Not So Secret War on Religion
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