The Sapporo Snow Festival in northernmost Hokkaido prefecture renders Japan's most famous cultural exports in beautiful works of art.
Indian Sikh devotees gather to pay their respects, as lights glow at The Golden Temple in Amritsar.
Vishaka N. Desai explains what sets Asia Society above and apart from other groups trying to deepen ties between Asia and the United States.
Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell says the US has "become a nation of wusses," and "the Chinese are kicking our butt in everything."
The first solar eclipse of 2011 covered the sun by 30 percent and could be seen in many parts of the world.
Fireworks light up Sydney Harbour New Year's Eve January 1, 2010.
A shortage of onions in India may cause more harm than just hunger.
A winter scene on the outskirts of Srinagar.
Giant Panda conservationists hope costumes will fool cubs.