Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Molten lava flows from the crater of Mount Merapi in central Java on November 2, 2010.

Photo of the Day: Molten Lava Over Mt. Merapi

Indonesia warned its most active volcano could continue erupting for months as 50,000 remained in temporary shelters and airlines cancelled flights over the disaster-hit nation. more
Indian and Pakistan border guards display strengths at Wagah border's flag-lowering ceremony. (suz kosh/Flickr)

Goodbye Indo-Pakistan Border Ceremony

The ceremony at Wagah, the only road border crossing between the two countries, is an adaptation of a simple military exercise that has become a spectacle over the last 60-plus years since independence was gained from the British. more
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Shifting Sands Make Beautiful Art at AS

Over the weekend Asia Society hosted artist Joe Mangrum as part of the Family Day celebration of the festival of Diwali. Over the course of the afternoon, he created a beautiful rangoli out of colored sand on the floor of the lobby. more
A model shows off a Uniqlo T-shirt (UT) brand Japanese Manga Animation, 'One Piece' T-shirt during a photo session in Tokyo on April 15, 2010. (Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP/Getty Images)

Japocalypse Watch: Metrosexuals Causing Economic Downfall?

While the United States suffers from a generation of 20-something college-graduated slackers, Japan sees its own share of underachievers too. more
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh (R) with President Obama at a state arrival ceremony in the East Room of the White House on Nov. 24, 2009 in Washington, DC.  (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Deepening US-India Ties
Ahead of President Obama's visit to India, Asia Society President Vishakha Desai assesses the potential for partnership between the world's largest democracies. more
An illegal street performer coaxes a goat to perform for children in the Sadiq Abad neighbourhood, Rawalpindi, Punjab province Pakistan on November 1, 2010.

Photo of the Day: Monkey Business in Pakistan

An illegal street performer coaxes a goat to perform for children in the Sadiq Abad neighbourhood, Rawalpindi, Punjab province Pakistan on November 1, 2010. more