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Photo of the Day: A Lone Boatman in Laos

Dressed in bright red, a boatman paddles his way through calm waters in Laos on March 19, 2014. (jean jacques chaffois/Flickr)
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Dressed in bright red, a boatman paddles his way through calm waters in Laos on March 19, 2014. (jean jacques chaffois/Flickr)

Book Excerpt: 'Tremors: New Fiction by Iranian American Writers'

Arts

Two Iranian expats bond over a love of American country-and-western music. But what happens when one of them starts to make it? Author appearance at Asia Society New York on December 4, 2013.

Photos/Interview: 'Grandmother Power' and the Challenges of an Aging Asia

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Business

With the right infrastructure and the right attitude, says Carolyn Buck-Luce, societies can find benefits in a healthy older population. Panel discussion at Asia Society New York on Monday, September 30.

Photo of the Day: Monks Under the Sky in Laos

Three monks hurry across the stone steps under a cloudy sky in Vientiane, Laos on June 20, 2013. (Samuel Chan/Flickr)
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Three monks hurry across the stone steps under a cloudy sky in Vientiane, Laos on June 20, 2013. (Samuel Chan/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Mending a Fishing Net in Laos

A village chief mends his fishing net in Ban Pong Song, Laos on June 5, 2013. (Steel Wool/Flickr)
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A village chief mends his fishing net in Ban Pong Song, Laos on June 5, 2013. (Steel Wool/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Sailing Through Laos

A boat full of people glide smoothly over the waters of the Nam Song river in Vang Vieng, Laos on May 18, 2013. (Madeleine_H/Flickr)
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A boat full of people glide smoothly over the waters of the Nam Song river in Vang Vieng, Laos on May 18, 2013. (Madeleine_H/Flickr)

Photos: Across Asia, Portraits Encompass Hard Lives and Childlike Wonder

A friendly Vietnamese boy stops his bicycle in Cao Lahn, Vietnam to offer a smile and a peace sign on February 22, 2010. (Nancy A. Scherl)
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From India to Vietnam, photographer Nancy A. Scherl documents the human experience in portraits of people she meets in her travels.

Chinese Investment Ensures Human Rights Remain Low Priority in Cambodia

Then-President of China Hu Jintao (L) is welcomed by Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen (R) in Phnom Penh on March 31, 2012. Hu arrived in the Cambodian capital on a state visit to bolster ties between the already-close nations. (Pring Samrang/AFP/Getty Images)
Policy

Human rights in Cambodia are in a dire state, and China holds a lion's share of the blame, argues Pulitzer Prize-winner Joel Brinkley.

Photo of the Day: A Morning Bath in Laos

An elephant splashes around in the jungles of Laos on September 20, 2012. (worldsurfr/Flickr)
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An elephant splashes around in the jungles of Laos on September 20, 2012. (worldsurfr/Flickr)

Gallery/Interview: Preserving Southeast Asia's Movie Palaces Through Photography

A lone viewer at the Aung Mingala Cinema in Dawei, Thanintharyi Division, Burma. (Philip Jablon)
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Documentary photographer and researcher Philip Jablon wants to cultivate an appreciation of stand-alone theaters in Southeast Asia in the hope of stimulating preservation efforts.