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Photo of the Day: Stomping on the Laundry in Myanmar

A woman uses her feet to stomp on and clean a giant bucket of laundry in Yawnghwe, Myanmar on October 24, 2015. (Eric Montfort/Flickr)
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A woman uses her feet to stomp on and clean a giant bucket of laundry in Yawnghwe, Myanmar on October 24, 2015. (Eric Montfort/Flickr)

#TBT: In 2012, Singapore's Prime Minister Discusses China's Rising Influence

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaking at Asia Society in Sydney, Australia, on October 12, 2012. (Asia Society)
Current Affairs

Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: When Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong dropped by Asia Society in Australia.

Photo of the Day: A Plethora of Buildings in India

An aerial view of buildings in all shapes and sizes in Hyderabad, India on November 3, 2015. (Rajesh_India/Flickr)
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An aerial view of buildings in all shapes and sizes in Hyderabad, India on November 3, 2015. (Rajesh_India/Flickr)

After Paris: Is China Still on Presidential Candidates' Radar?

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson speaks at the annual Lincoln Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, in May. (John Premble/Flickr)
Current AffairsPolicy

The recent terrorist attacks in Europe have garnened recent foreign policy attention in the U.S. electoral bid. But China looms as an major issue.

Photo of the Day: Out For a Gallop in India

Two Asian antelopes, known as nilgai, gallop through Ranthambore National Park in Sawai Madhopur, India on October 22, 2015. (Srikaanth Sekar/Flickr)
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Two Asian antelopes, known as nilgai, gallop through Ranthambore National Park in Sawai Madhopur, India on October 22, 2015. (Srikaanth Sekar/Flickr)

Filmmaker Recounts Quest to Understand the 'Insanity' of the Nuclear Age

The Trillo nuclear power plant in Trillo, Spain. (Rodrigo Gómez Sanz/Flickr)
Current Affairs

Masako Sakata discusses her films depicting the legacy of Agent Orange in Vietnam and the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan.

Photo of the Day: Draped in Fiery Colors in South Korea

Dancers dressed in vibrant costumes perform at the Closing Ceremony of 6th CISM World Games in Mungyeong-Si, South Korea on October 11, 2015. (Ministério da Defesa/Flickr)
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Dancers dressed in vibrant costumes perform at the Closing Ceremony of 6th CISM World Games in Mungyeong-Si, South Korea on October 11, 2015. (Ministério da Defesa/Flickr)

Myanmar as a Democracy: What's Ahead for Aung San Suu Kyi's Majority Party?

People walk past a graffiti depiction of Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi outside the headquarters of the National League for Democracy party (NLD) in Yangon, Myanmar on November 13, 2015. (Nicolas Asfouri/Getty Images)
Policy

Priscilla Clapp, Senior Advisor to the Asia Society Policy Institute, delivered a briefing on the outcomes and implications of Myanmar’s national election as part of ASPI’s AsiaConnect series. 

Photo of the Day: Resting on a Branch in Bangladesh

 A small brown bird with black streaks on its wing perched on the slender branch of a plant in Bangladesh. Photographed on October 9, 2015. (Tareq Uddin Ahmed/Flickr)
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A small brown bird with black streaks on its wing perched on the slender branch of a plant in Bangladesh. Photographed on October 9, 2015. (Tareq Uddin Ahmed/Flickr)

#TBT: In 1971, High Schoolers Entranced by Indonesian Batik-making

High school students touring Asia Society's galleries in New York in 1971 absorb the art of Indonesian batik-making. (Asia Society)
Current Affairs

Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: when high school students toured Asia Society's galleries in the early 70s.