Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Children practice Kung Fu in an impoverished area of Quezon City, suburban Manila, on January 23, 2011. The activity, run by a group called ArKuTaiPA (a combination of Arnis, Kung-Fu, Tai Chi, Philippine Association) teaches martial arts to children from six to 18 years-old in an effort to promote self-discipline. (Noel Celis /AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: Kung-Fu Kids

Children practice Kung Fu in an impoverished area of Quezon City, suburban Manila, on January 23, 2011. more
A video received by Flashpoint Global Partners in July 2010 showed Colonel Sultan Amir Tarar reading a message at the behest of his Pakistani Taliban captors. (http://www.flashpoint-intel.com/)

What Happened to Pakistan's Super-Spy?

A mentor to the Afghan Taliban falls victim to a new generation of extremists. more
The Zhou Brothers, as captured in January 2011 in a video on WhiteHouse.gov.

Gift of Friendship… Or Something Else? Obama's Souvenir to Hu Baffles Some

Did President Obama give President Hu a piece of outright kitsch? more
General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt at Asia Society's 2010 Awards Dinner in New York on Nov. 16, 2010. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

China and the US: Doom and Gloom, Profits and Hope

There's a lot of talk in the United States about being overtaken by a rising China. But is all the economic doom and gloom only on one side of the Pacific? more

Photo of the Day: Indian Malaysians Celebrate Hindu Festival

The Hindu festival of Thaipusam is celebrated by some two million ethnic Indians in Malaysia. more
US President Barack Obama stands with Chinese President Hu Jintao (L) during a State Arrival ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, on Jan. 19, 2011. (Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

Asia Society Fellows Provide 'The Takeaway' on Hu's Visit

Simon Tay and Shen Dingli offer public radio some background on what's unfolding in Washington. more