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4 best parks on the Western side of Tokyo

Swan boats! Badminton! The greatest live manga performance ever! Green space never felt so right in the middle of a city
The rise and fall of the Asian beauty queen

The rise and fall of the Asian beauty queen

As TV pageant ratings hit the floor, the dirt around the contestants piles up
Han Han: Racecar driver, all round bad boy and China's biggest blogger

Han Han: Racecar driver, all round bad boy and China's biggest blogger

Notorious 'public intellectual' Han Han talks about his love-hate relationship with Shanghai and being one of Time magazine's 'most influential figures'
Does Japan have the least impressive booth at Cannes?

Does Japan have the least impressive booth at Cannes?

We know there's a recession and all, but Japan's showing at the Cannes Film Festival's Palais des Festivals is staggeringly cheap
Outside Bangkok, life goes on

Outside Bangkok, life goes on

Beyond the Thai capital there are few signs of strife, but travelers remain wary and tourist towns are feeling the pinch
20Hz Deep: Heavy beats and tripping visuals

20Hz Deep: Heavy beats and tripping visuals

The Heineken Green Room is bringing some top, yet unknown spin-masters to Singapore, along with light projections and visual effects
Folly in Bollywood: How a director finds nirvana in the city of dreams

Folly in Bollywood: How a director finds nirvana in the city of dreams

Director Mahesh Nair takes us through another tough day off the sets in Bollywood, trying to make a successful film and confronting the anti-climactic truths of Mumbai's Hindi film industry
Shanghai jewelry show loses its shine

Shanghai jewelry show loses its shine

Those looking for the ultimate bling at the Shanghai Fine Jewellery and Art Fair were disappointed as the baubles were held up in customs
Women and their plastic buns on Cheung Chau

Women and their plastic buns on Cheung Chau

We watch the qualifying heats for women in the Cheung Chau bun tower climbing competition and meet some mighty athletic women gone bun-crazy
40 Shanghai foods we can’t live without

40 Shanghai foods we can’t live without

From simple street fare to Bund-style cuisine, here are our picks for the most delicious and iconic food items that define the Shanghai food scene
Celebrating Buddha's birthday in South Korea

Celebrating Buddha's birthday in South Korea

This weekend Seoul dusts off the lanterns and a remote temple in Mungyeong opens its doors for tourists, in celebration of the Buddha's birthday
'Don't trip too much': Rohit Bal rehabilitated

'Don't trip too much': Rohit Bal rehabilitated

The follow-up story for one of India's most high-flying fashion designers and his sudden heart attack this year, was an opportunity entirely wasted by fashion website StyleKandy

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