Asia Pacific

Breathtaking ruins of the Soviet space shuttle program

Breathtaking ruins of the Soviet space shuttle program

What was once the pride of the Soviet space program now lies covered in dirt a in a disused hangar in Kazakhstan
Fears raised as 'one third' of China's Great Wall disappears

Fears raised as 'one third' of China's Great Wall disappears

Built to defend an empire, parts of the Great Wall of China are crumbling so badly they need someone to leap to their defense
How to be a Hong Kong local: 10 tips for faking it

How to be a Hong Kong local: 10 tips for faking it

In recognition of the city's Establishment Day, we present quirky tips for being a true Hong Konger
Rarely-seen images of Asia over 500 years

Rarely-seen images of Asia over 500 years

A fantastic new exhibition looks at how Asia has been captured through art, over time
Beloved Australian attraction in danger of collapse

Beloved Australian attraction in danger of collapse

Park officials warn visitors to stay away from Sydney's Wedding Cake Rock formation as massive fractures appear
Fish guts, blood and soul: Inside Kolkata's wild Lake Market

Fish guts, blood and soul: Inside Kolkata's wild Lake Market

For a true sense of Kolkata's culinary vibe, visitors need to see the city's skull-cracking fish mongers in action
Tama the cat, Japan's cutest stationmaster, has died

Tama the cat, Japan's cutest stationmaster, has died

The country is now mourning the beloved feline who saved a rural train station from financial ruin
Rare access to China's restive far west

Rare access to China's restive far west

Collection of images by photographer Raphael Fournier offers new perspectives on China's oil-rich Xinjiang province
Old Singapore: Alive and (sometimes) kicking at wet markets

Old Singapore: Alive and (sometimes) kicking at wet markets

Squirming seafood, aromatic Indian spices, fresh flowers -- Singapore's wet markets are a melting pot of cultures and colors and a reminder of days gone by
Japan shakes off 67-year ban on dancing after midnight

Japan shakes off 67-year ban on dancing after midnight

Since 1948, Japan's dance culture has been forced to hide in the shadows. That's now set to change
Thailand 'red-flagged' for aviation safety concerns

Thailand 'red-flagged' for aviation safety concerns

The UN's International Civil Aviation Organization says it's concerned with Thailand's ability to oversee operators
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