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The public health expert discusses her journey from childhood poverty to a career in public health — and why she doesn't shy away from controversy.
Six renowned Indian artists try to make sense of the COVID-19 pandemic — through art.
What was supposed to be a year of recovery brought forth fresh challenges — in Asia and beyond.
What the world can learn from the tiny Himalayan village.
From Afghanistan to Zhengzhou, these are the stories that defined 2021 across the continent.
A doctor's dispatch from the frontlines.
How will COVID-19 change the world?
A look back at 2020
2020 was a devastating year for art museums in the United States. But amid the chaos, opportunities exist to ensure the field’s long-term relevance to an increasingly diverse population.
New Zealand's exemplary response to COVID-19 nonetheless revealed a society still struggling with inequality.
Why measuring the impact of COVID-19 in Afghanistan is so difficult.
In a year when COVID-19 triggered shutdowns nearly everywhere, life in Taiwan proceeded almost normally. How'd they do it?