Asia Pacific

Japan to launch new commercial passenger plane

Japan to launch new commercial passenger plane

The Mitsubishi Regional Jet, aka the MRJ, is Japan's first new commercial jet in over 50 years
Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Pollution forces runners in Sunday's Beijing International Marathon to don face masks
On the Roofs climbers scale new heights

On the Roofs climbers scale new heights

A collective of photographers from Moscow shoot thrilling, often beautiful stills and video from the rooftops of the world's tallest buildings
Incredible rideable camera maps 'last refuge' for coral reefs

Incredible rideable camera maps 'last refuge' for coral reefs

Scientists are busy surveying Southeast Asia's Coral Triangle, home to 75 percent of all known coral species
How to eat sushi like a master

How to eat sushi like a master

With chopsticks or fingers? Wasabi or no? A double Michelin-starred Tokyo chef sets the record straight and shows us the sushi way

"Help! A fake version of my restaurant has opened in China."

China's counterfeiting profiteers have moved from luxury handbags and smartphones to ripping off complete brand identities, including restaurants
Sheep herding: A dying New Zealand lifestyle

Sheep herding: A dying New Zealand lifestyle

Opportunities running out for travellers hoping to experience the country's farms, says one iReporter
The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

Watch the Chinese capital's subway grow to 232 stations since its inception in 1971
Savory, sweet and spicy: Delhi’s must-try street eats

Savory, sweet and spicy: Delhi’s must-try street eats

From savory power snacks to beloved Indian ice cream, here’s how to do Delhi street food right
Is China ready for stand-up comedy?

Is China ready for stand-up comedy?

Inside the Chinese mainland's first and only full-time stand-up comedy club
Adventures in ramen: Japan's ever-changing soup scene

Adventures in ramen: Japan's ever-changing soup scene

After slurping down noodles in 1,000 stores, the "ramen guy" untangles the complex flavors of Japan's diverse dish.
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Destination Berlin

World War II bunker and former margarine factory among cutting edge venues in ever-changing city