The Sapporo Snow Festival in northernmost Hokkaido prefecture renders Japan's most famous cultural exports in beautiful works of art.
Originally bombed by the US in 1950, the bridge was eventually dismantled by North Korea from its side shortly after the Korean War armistice.
Cambodian Buddhist monks gather to pray for victims of the stampede in front of the bridge in Phnom Penh on November 23, 2010.
Motorists pass by thousands of residents grilling fish along a highway in Buluan town, Maguindanao province.
Hong Kong scrambled to contain any outbreak of bird flu but vied to reassure the public after the teeming city recorded its first human case of the illness since 2003.
Asia Society Texas Center's new home receives a major publicity boost.
Dancers kick off the annual oil and gas conference in the Turkmen capital of Ashgabat
An Afghan man is pictured during Eid al-Adha prayers at the Shah-e Do Shamshira mosque in Kabul on November 16, 2010.
A cricket match against China at the Guanggong cricket stadium in Guangzhou at the 16th Asian Games on November 15, 2010.
If there is a man you can compare to Superman in the Philippines, there is only one possibility: Manny Pacquiao.
Chhat festival is dedicated to Lord Surya (Sun), Agni (fire) and Lord Kartikeya or Muruga.