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Photo of the Day: Afternoon Reading in India

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A man and woman read at their doorstep in Rajasthan, India on April 6, 2012. (Steve Lau/Flickr)

Interview: U.S. 'Emboldens' Philippines In South China Sea Dispute With China

The guided-missile destroyers USS Sampson and USS Pinkney operate in the South China Sea in 2010. (U.S. Navy/David Mercil)
Policy

In an interview with a Global Post reporter Asia Society Senior Program Officer Andrew Billo says the U.S.'s military involvement in the South China Sea has increased tension in the region.

Photo of the Day: Health Care Plan in a Bag, Yinchuan, China

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Chinese herbal pharmacy in Yinchuan, China on July 3, 2011. (Steve Lau/Flickr)

New Hope for India-Pakistan Relations?

Pakistani and Indian border guards shake hands at Attari-Wagah, the border between India and Pakistan, on May 24, 2008. (joshuahsong/Flickr)
Policy

We ask four experts to weigh in on recent developments in the rocky relationship between the neighboring nations.

Photo of the Day: Ramayana in Bali

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Hindu mythological dance performance in Uluwatu, Bali on November 29, 2011. (Mat McDermott/Flickr)

Teacher Appreciation, Asian Style

A teacher (L) guides children during a reading lesson in Singapore on May 25, 2010. (Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)
Education

In time for Teacher Appreciation Week, three lessons from Asia on how to value educators.

Photo of the Day: The Ark of Bukhara

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The Ark of Bukhara ruins of a 5th-century (CE) fort in Uzbekistan, on June 23, 2011. (Javier Martin Espartosa/Flickr)

Asia Society President Vishakha Desai to Step Down

Arts

In a private staff meeting Tuesday at Asia Society New York, Vishakha Desai, president of the global non-profit organization since 2004, announced plans to leave Asia Society and pursue other professional opportunities.

Photo of the Day: Sedan Chairs for Your Comfort in Yunnan, China

Multimedia

If a 500-step climb from the bottom to the top of Tiger Leaping Gorge sounds like a lot, you will need one of these sedan chairs. Sedan chairs for the comfort of tourists at Tiger Leaping Gorge, Yunnan, China on April 12, 2012. (Tim Kelly/Flickr)

Video: From the Great Wall to Carnegie Hall: Cellist Wang Jian at Asia Society Hong Kong

Cellist Wang Jian at Asia Society Hong Kong Center on May 5, 2012.

Cellist Wang Jian offers a little Bach, and recounts highlights from his remarkable career, in a special appearance at Asia Society Hong Kong Center.