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"Elephants crossing river, Ceylon." (New York Public Library)

24 Colorized Photos of Sri Lanka From a Century Ago

Photographs recently released by the New York Public Library show daily life on the island during the British colonial period. more
Gantry cranes and shipping containers are seen beside a vessel at the cargo terminal area of Tokyo port on October 6, 2015. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hailed a deal to create the world's largest free trade area October 6 as the start of a 'new century' for Asia, and expressed hope China might one day join the historic accord. (Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images)

Weekly Rewind: The Trans-Pacific Partnership, Colombo Consensus 2.0, and North Korea at Age 70

Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content you may have missed from the past seven days. more
Oarsmen row boats during the traditional annual boat race festival at a Rudra Sagar lake in Melaghar, India on September 6, 2015. (Arindam Dey/AFP/Getty Images)

Weekly Rewind: China's Funeral Revolutionaries, North Korea's Art Scene, and the First Asian-American Hulk

Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content you may have missed from the past seven days. more
Chinese people wearing traditional costumes gather to celebrate as Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, in Shijiazhuang, the capital of northern China's Hebei province on July 31, 2015. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Weekly Rewind: Beijing 2022, Balloon-Based Internet in Sri Lanka, and the World's Weirdest Border Dispute

Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content you may have missed from the past seven days. more
Sri Lanka’s Ceylon National Dancers. (Asia Society)

#TBT: Sri Lankan Dance Troupe 'Snakes' Its Way Through America in 1958

Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: one of Asia Society's earliest cultural performances. more
Two men fish on stilts with great skill and courage in Uva, Sri Lanka on May 10, 2015. (Bachellier Christian/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Perched On a Pole and Fishing in Sri Lanka

Two men fish on stilts with great skill and courage in Uva, Sri Lanka on May 10, 2015. (Bachellier Christian/Flickr) more