At a maximum-security prison outside of Birmingham, Vipassana meditation has been introduced to inmates to dramatic results.
Planning a trip to China? New Yorker correspondent and Asia Society award winner Evan Osnos recommends the best five books for the discerning traveler—from our friends at The Browser.
One of Southeast Asia's biggest rock stars, Nazril ''Ariel'' Irham, was sentenced to three and a half years in jail and fined US $27,692 on Monday, over personal sex videos.
On Australia's National Day, big parties, controversy and a demand of for a birth certificate.
India celebrated its 62nd Republic Day in New Delhi on January 26, 2011.
Local residents take cover as they and the demolition crew throw stones at each other during the demolition of shanty homes in San Juan City, east of Manila on January 25, 2011.
'India Calling' author Anand Giridharadas appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart last night to talk about his book.
Children practice Kung Fu in an impoverished area of Quezon City, suburban Manila, on January 23, 2011.
Afghan horsemen compete in the traditional game of Buzkashi, the national sport of Afghanistan which means "goat grabbing."
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