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Photo of the Day: Fishing in the Dark in China

Holding a flaming torch over dark waters, fishermen haul a net full of the night's catch in China on August 2, 2015. (中岑 范姜/Flickr)
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Holding a flaming torch over dark waters, fishermen haul a net full of the night's catch in China on August 2, 2015. (中岑 范姜/Flickr)

Interview: How 'Peer Pressure' is Spurring Philanthropy in Asia

Asia 21 Young Leader Wenchi Yu (Wenchi Yu)
Current Affairs

Asia 21 Young Leader Wenchi Yu describes the changing landscape for Asian philanthropy and opportunities for female entrepreneurs in China. 

Video: The Meaning Behind 'Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon' and Other Four Word Chinese Phrases

The Great LOL of China episode 8: Chengyu Game Show
Education

In the eighth episode of The Great LOL of China comedy series, game show contestants try to make sense of Chinese "chengyu" — four word phrases with deep meanings attached to them.

Photo of the Day: A Leisurely Swim in Singapore

A tiger is photographed taking a swim at the Singapore Zoo on August 1, 2015. (cactusbeetroot/Flickr)

A tiger is photographed taking a swim at the Singapore Zoo on August 1, 2015. (cactusbeetroot/Flickr)

Interview: What Do Hawaiian and Taiwanese Aboriginal Music Have in Common?

Daniel Ho. (Lydia Miyashiro-Ho)
Arts

Daniel Ho, a six-time GRAMMY Award-winning musician, songwriter, and producer, shares about his musical journey ahead of an August 14 performance at Asia Society Texas Center with the Taiwu Children’s Ancient Ballads Troupe from Taiwan.

Photo of the Day: A Glistening Railroad Station in India

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, a historic railroad station, glistens during the night in Mumbai, India on February 12, 2015. (Adam Cohn/Flickr)
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Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, a historic railroad station, glistens during the night in Mumbai, India on February 12, 2015. (Adam Cohn/Flickr)

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

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)
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Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content you may have missed from the past seven days.

Photo of the Day: Cherry Blossoms in Japan

Cherry blossoms are seen on the Keage Incline in Kyoto, Japan on April 6, 2015. (Terao Kaionin/Flickr)
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Cherry blossoms are seen on the Keage Incline in Kyoto, Japan on April 6, 2015. (Terao Kaionin/Flickr) 

#TBT: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s Historic 2013 Trip to New York

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks with Asia Society President Josette Sheeran in New York on September 26, 2013. (Kenji Takigami/Asia Society)
Current AffairsPolicy

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 when Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stopped by Asia Society in 2013 a month after coming to power. 

Photo of the Day: Street Life in Vietnam

A vendor takes a seat by his bicycle in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on May 10, 2015. (Minh Quan Tran/Flickr)
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A vendor takes a seat by his bicycle in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on May 10, 2015. (Minh Quan Tran/Flickr)