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Photo of the Day: A Sanctuary in Malaysia

This canopy of trees provides a quiet sanctuary for the Old Protestant Cemetery in the bustling city of George Town, Penang, Malaysia on November 9, 2013. (Jiří 伊日/Flickr)
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This canopy of trees provides a quiet sanctuary for the Old Protestant Cemetery in the bustling city of George Town, Penang, Malaysia on November 9, 2013. (Jiří 伊日/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Capturing the Moment in Malaysia

A photographer captures a luminous display of fireworks in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 31, 2013. (William Cheng/Flickr)
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A photographer captures a luminous display of fireworks in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 31, 2013. (William Cheng/Flickr)

Iranian President's Asia Society Appearance As Reported Around the Globe

L to R: President of the Council on Foreign Relations Richard Haas, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, and Asia Society President Josette Sheeran in New York on September 26, 2013. (Kenji Takigami/Asia Society)
Policy

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's talk and discussion at an Asia Society and Council on Foreign Relations event garnered headlines around the globe as he touched on topics ranging from nuclear talks to freeing prisoners.

Photo of the Day: A Lit Up Sky in Malaysia

Laser lights brighten the night sky in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 30, 2013. (Jeffrey Goh/Flickr)
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Laser lights brighten the night sky in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 30, 2013. (Jeffrey Goh/Flickr)

Interview: 'Five Star' Novelist Tash Aw Explores Human Side of New Asian Dream

Arts

"People of my generation saw hope in the West; young Asians these days see opportunity in China. It seems to me that the American Dream is meeting its first serious challenger," says the acclaimed author of Five Star Billionaire.

Photo of the Day: A Rainbow of Ribbons in Malaysia

Colorful prayer ribbons and medals adorn the Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang, Malaysia on July 15, 2013. (ansel.ma/Flickr)
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Colorful prayer ribbons and medals adorn the Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang, Malaysia on July 15, 2013. (ansel.ma/Flickr)

Photos: On Global Tiger Day, a Look at Legendary Animal's Role in Asian Cultures

A tiger cub. (zeekwong Chan/flickr)
Sustainability

Today is Global Tiger Day. In honor of the occasion, we took a look at the tiger's role in three different Asian cultures and what needs to be done to ensure this legendary beast's survival.

Southeast Asia's New Dominoes

America's pivot to Asia is raising eyebrows about a new domino theory that counters China's rise. (Great Beyond/Flickr)
Policy

Vietnam and the United States increasingly see a common interest in Southeast Asia. President Truong Tan Sang's upcoming visit to the White House is perhaps a harbinger of this budding bilateral relationship.

Photo of the Day: Above the Ground in Malaysia

Three figures watch passersby serenely as they stand above the ground in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on June 2, 2013. (David Berkowitz/Flickr) (David Berkowitz/Flickr)
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Three figures watch passersby serenely as they stand above the ground in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on June 2, 2013. (David Berkowitz/Flickr)

Photos: 10 Asian Desserts for Scorching Summer Days

Almond jelly, above, uses blanched apricot kernels sometimes called
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From Awayuki to Zeera Pani and more — ten delicious dessert recipes from the AsiaSociety.org recipe archives to help make summer's heat more bearable.