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Photo of the Day: Parked by the Ruins in India

A group of pushcarts are neatly lined up against a decaying wall in Rajasthan, India on November 3, 2014. (Sven Van Echelpoel/Flickr)
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A group of pushcarts are neatly lined up against a decaying wall in Rajasthan, India on November 3, 2014. (Sven Van Echelpoel/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Parked On the Water in India

A variety of boats float in the vast waters of Varanasi on October 14, 2014. (ColWoods/Flickr)
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A variety of boats float in the vast waters of Varanasi on October 14, 2014. (ColWoods/Flickr)

Interview: Dancer/Choreographer Ramli Ibrahim Embraces Indian Tradition, Malaysian Context

Malaysia's Sutra Dance Theater presents
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How does a diaspora cultural manifestation measure up to the original? What happens when globalization allows culture to flow freely through national barriers? Malaysian dancer/choreographer Ramli Ibrahim tackles these and other big questions ahead of his group's performances at Asia Society New York.

Photo of the Day: Sailing Across Green Waves in India

Fishermen make their way across the waters stretching from Pamban Island in Tamil Nadu, India on October 5, 2014. (Feng Zhong/Flickr)
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Fishermen make their way across the waters stretching from Pamban Island in Tamil Nadu, India on October 5, 2014. (Feng Zhong/Flickr)

Interview: Chinese Author Hong Mei's Backpacking Odyssey Across India [PHOTOS]

Jacket art for Chinese author Hong Mei's travelogue 'The Farther I Walk, The Closer I Get to Me.' (New Star Press, Beijing, 2014)

Believed to be the first Chinese woman on record to have trekked the length and breadth of India, Hong Mei recounts her adventures in a new book. Author appearance at Asia Society Hong Kong on October 28.

Photo of the Day: Sloping Hills in India's Coastline

Storm clouds gather over the lush, green hills of the Konkan Coast in India on August 14, 2014. (Amit Rawat/Flickr)
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Storm clouds gather over the lush, green hills of the Konkan Coast in India on August 14, 2014. (Amit Rawat/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Sitting in Solitude in India

A blue-capped rock thrush perched on a wire in Pangot, India on September 17, 2014. (Kishore Bhargava/Flickr)
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A blue-capped rock thrush perched on a wire in Pangot, India on September 17, 2014. (Kishore Bhargava/Flickr)

Listen: Nisha Biswal on the U.S.'s 'Intense Summer of Engagement' with India

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) shakes hands with Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj during a meeting in New Delhi July 31, 2014. (Raveendran/Getty Images)
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For ASPI’s Sep. 17 AsiaConnect briefing, Nisha Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of South and Central Affairs, spoke about Narendra Modi’s upcoming visit to Washington and the state of U.S.-India relations.

Interview: Director Educates Himself, and Audience, with Classical Dance Documentary

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Sumantra Ghosal discusses how he made his film about dancer/choreographer Malavika Sarukkai, who brings a contemporary sensibility to traditional Bharatanatyam. Screening and in-person appearances at Asia Society New York on Sept. 21.

The Xi-Modi Agenda: Centering China-India Relations on Economic Cooperation

China’s President Xi Jinping (L) shakes hands with India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the 6th BRICS Summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, on July 15, 2014. (Yasuyoshi Chiba/Getty Images)
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Anubhav Gupta of the Asia Society Policy Institute considers how Xi Jinping and Narendra Modi might move forward on economic cooperation even as bilateral tensions persist on other fronts.