Broadcast journalist Dan Harris reflects on how Buddhist meditation helped him recover from a career setback — and gave him the story of his life.
A new film has Mumbaikars buzzing about the way they're portrayed onscreen.
A new agreement by the Afghan government seeks to preserve the Buddhist archaeological site of Mes Aynak.
Did President Obama give President Hu a piece of outright kitsch?
Almost 3,000 people participated in the calligraphy contest to celebrate the start of the New Year in Tokyo.
Artists Lisa and Jacob Hodsdon demonstrate the traditional Japanese folk art of Kokeshi Dolls at Asia Society New York.
Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto, a recent visitor to the Asia Society, is the subject of a long piece in today's New York Times, which refers to him as a "Zen master of film photography."
Amid the Obama fever in Asia, an India filmmaker releases film based on the global recession.
South India's wild and wonderful potboilers are finally becoming available in English.
An unusual, unheard tale of a female, Muslim saint who traveled from the Middle East to spread Islam in the island-state of Singapore, Siti Maryam's shrine in Singapore was recently bull-dozed despite protests from her followers.