Health and safety

Should solo female travelers avoid India?

Should solo female travelers avoid India?

Following the horrifying New Delhi gang rape, a CNN staffer recounts her experiences traveling alone through the country
How bad is the pollution in your Shanghai apartment?

How bad is the pollution in your Shanghai apartment?

We tested the pollution in homes around Shanghai; we're not sure you're going to like what we found -- but at least we tell you what to do about it
Alexis Ong: Singaporeans just don't give a damn

Alexis Ong: Singaporeans just don't give a damn

What's going on with Singaporeans? What sort of incentive do we need to care about ourselves and the people around us?
Horn Not Ok Please: Sounding off on Mumbai's nuisance noise

Horn Not Ok Please: Sounding off on Mumbai's nuisance noise

Mumbai resident and writer Anuradha Sengupta is on a mission to save her sanity from rickshaw honking, apartment parties and construction sounds drilling into her eardrums at all hours
Singapore's not spared-- the Toyota Prius is recalled

Singapore's not spared-- the Toyota Prius is recalled

In other news: No more Aware sex ed, and F1 tickets to go on sale soon
Mutated swine flu doesn't like Shanghai

Mutated swine flu doesn't like Shanghai

News headlines today say that H1N1 is mutating in China, but Shanghai is safe
Master China’s H1N1 game

Master China’s H1N1 game

As Shanghai announces its third case of H1N1, online games pop up to lighten the mood and educate
Feeling blue? Good, it's working

Feeling blue? Good, it's working

JR installs blue mood lighting in a novel counter-intuitive effort to curb suicides
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