While the holiday has become hugely popular across Asia, some associate it with cultural or religious imperialism.
Political scientist Elizabeth Simas describes how gender issues in recent presidential elections have led to historic gaps in voter behavior.
The Jakarta-based photographer Ed Wray profiles a cruel practice that has since been banned by the Indonesian government.
Political and economic intrigue in China, instability in South Korea, and a retreat from globalization are among the predictions.
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The legendary trumpeter told the San Diego Union-Tribute that he "wasn't anywhere near Joey's sophistication at his age."
Officials from the United States and ASEAN defend the Southeast Asian organization's "frustrating" consensus model.
The choreographer, dancer, and vocalist discussed her upbringing and influences to Asia Society Northern California.
The annual pilgrimage brings roughly two million Muslims to the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Gymnastics, archery, swimming and volleyball are all well and good. But these Asian sports would definitely give the world something to talk about.
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