Vietnam's first ever gold medalist, Uzbekistan's seven-time Olympian gymnast, and many others are making history in Rio de Janeiro.
The sacred tradition from Tibetan Buddhism embodies the universe and serves as a metaphor of the impermanence of life.
Despite increasingly tough international sanctions, North Korea's missile and nuclear programs continue to grow more sophisticated.
Reactions to controversies involving China at the Olympics highlight a powerful and enduring aspect of the country's national psychology.
Fans dressed as the Nintendo game's most popular character marched along Yokohama's waterfront street to kick off the week-long festival.
Gymnastics, archery, swimming and volleyball are all well and good. But these Asian sports would definitely give the world something to talk about.
“The discussion does not benefit who is going to be profited. So authorities doesn’t like this kind of discussion — any discussion related to aesthetics.”
Poverty, social inequality, and the huge garment industry create perfect conditions for labor exploitation in the country. Experts debate what can be done to solve the problem.
Author Rob Schmitz discusses his new book 'Street of Eternal Happiness.'
Though NGO and charity laws are tightening in China, there are still ways feminists and LGBT activists can help each other across borders, says feminist Li Maizi.
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