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Photo of the Day: Red Clouds Race Across Blue Skies in Australia

Sunrise streaks the sky and a rock cropping in vibrant red and blue hues in New South Wales, Australia on February 8, 2015 . (Tim Donnelly/Flickr)
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Sunrise streaks the sky and a rock cropping in vibrant red and blue hues in New South Wales, Australia on February 8, 2015 . (Tim Donnelly/Flickr)

Video: US and China Need 'Common Narrative' for Relationship, Says Kevin Rudd

Kevin Rudd (L) and Charlie Rose in conversation at Asia Society New York on February 17, 2015. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)
Policy

Asia Society Policy Institute's Kevin Rudd shared this view, and many more observations about China and its place in the world, in a conversation with veteran broadcaster Charlie Rose at Asia Society in New York on February 17, 2015.

Interview: Singer-Composer Finds the 'Sublime' in Straying Beyond Musical Boundaries

Kiran Ahluwalia. (Sahiba Kaur Chawla)
Arts

Ahead of her February 21 Robert Browning and Asia Society concert, virtual one-woman musical genre Kiran Ahluwalia discusses influences, inspirations, and the unforgettable experience of shooting a music video on the Ganges River.

Photo of the Day: A Walk in the Clouds in Taiwan

Blue mountains seem like they are floating in a sea of clouds in Taiwan on February 1, 2015. ( 白士 李/Flickr)
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Blue mountains seem like they are floating in a sea of clouds in Taiwan on February 1, 2015. ( 白士 李/Flickr)

Watch: Five of Charlie Rose's Top Interviews on Asia

Television journalist Charlie Rose holds the Peabody Award he won for his
Current Affairs

Ahead of the veteran TV journalist's February 17 Asia Society conversation with Kevin Rudd on Asia's future, Asia Blog compiles some of his most memorable interviews with major Asian figures.

Photo of the Day: White Cherry Blossoms in Taiwan

Springtime flowers are in full bloom in Taiwan, on February 3, 2015. (stanley yuu/Flickr)
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Springtime flowers are in full bloom in Taiwan, on February 3, 2015. (stanley yuu/Flickr)

Interview: In Houston, Career Survey Highlights Artist Mel Chin's Engagement with Asia

Artist Mel Chin at the opening of his exhibition at Asia Society Texas Center in Houston on January 17, 2015. (Jeff Fantich)
Arts

Recently named one of artnet's "50 Most Exciting Artists of 2014," American conceptual artist Mel Chin is the subject of a four-decade traveling retrospective now on view at Asia Society Texas Center.

Photo of the Day: Jewels of the Sea in Vietnam

Limestone islets look like floating jewels in the jade-color sea in Ha Long Bay, Viet Nam on February 1, 2015. (J Durok/Flickr)
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Limestone islets look like floating jewels in the jade-color sea in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam on February 1, 2015. (J Durok/Flickr)

Interview: Pakistani Performer Uncovers Comedy in Taboos, Cultural Crossover

Nadia Parvez. (Leslie Van Stelten)
ArtsCurrent AffairsLifestyle

The creator of a riotous one-woman play about Pakistanis navigating their way through Western society acknowledges her success but adds, "My story is just one — more stories are needed."

Photo of the Day: Capturing the Moment in Cambodia

Against the setting sun, a photographer stops to take a photo in Angkor Wat, Cambodia on February 6, 2015. (Roberto Trm/Flickr)
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Against the setting sun, a photographer stops to take a photo in Angkor Wat, Cambodia on February 6, 2015. (Roberto Trm/Flickr)