In the later parts of 2018, a rap collective from Thailand called Rap Against Dictatorship (RAD) rose into stratospheric fame when they released their single “Prathet Ku Mee” (translated as “What My F**king Country’s Got).
Traveling to Singapore with a drone anytime soon? You might want to rethink your decision. The country has required all drone owners to get permits before flying one or risk penalty or jail time.
Climate Change is something you may be familiar about. But do you know its detrimental effects on Asia? Find out why you should be worried about this crisis.
China’s aggressive mass surveillance system just got an upgrade: it now spies on foreigners.
The Philippines and Singapore have come to an agreement that could save the former’s national identity.
Developed countries send their waste to Asian countries with little to no warning
Facebook is definitely targeting the unbanked with a “magic bullet” cryptocurrency with virtually zero transaction fees.
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the anti-Bastos bill into law, which aims to punish acts of sexism such as catcalling
Myanmar’s well-known tourist destination, the ancient capital city of Bagan, has finally been given a World Heritage Site status by UNESCO, more than twenty years after it was first nominated for listing.
Scientists and researchers from Japan and Kenya team up to build a sustainable, nationwide mercury monitoring program.
For years, the US has shipped more than 7 million tons of plastic to China annually, most have been recycled into new materials. Now, it’s over.
Thailand is making headway in making medical marijuana available to all patients nationwide.
Could South Korea’s new anti-bullying laws finally discipline the country’s unruly and abusive chaebols?
Did Kim Kardashian-West really commit an innocent mistake, or was everything a clever move to trigger talk about Kimono Solutionwear?
The surmounting garbage and waste problem in Southeast Asian countries like Indonesia, Vietnam, and the Philippines, might soon be given a solution as Japan looks into creating more waste-to-power plants in the neighborhood.
Will Disney be opening 2020 by pandering to China’s nationalistic values?
Chinese megastar Fan BingBing disappeared when she was fined for tax evasion cases. Now, she’s back in the spotlight again.
Gamescom is one of the world’s largest gaming event is going to Debut their Asia launch in Singapore
The most private data of millions of Chinese have been potentially exposed to cyber criminals for half a month.
How is Asia coping with a relatively new kind of addiction it has never seen before?
Get to know who Maria Ressa is, the most controversial and talked- about journalist in the Philippines and the future that awaits her
A new raid conducted by the special administrative department of Pattaya, in Thailand uncovers jarring evidence of prostitution and under-age sex being offered in this infamous part of the city.
China’s Belt and Road initiative plans to economically interconnect nations but at what cost?
Vietnam sorely needs a leg up in terms of biodiversity preservation – but is it too late?
North Korea has finally opened a new border crossing in a Chinese city amidst tensions between Pyongyang and Washington over some disagreements in an already failing nuclear deal.
Who would have thought that a humble bicycle could still be further improved to make it a more efficient ecological transport which does not only protect the rider’s health but also help improve air quality in the streets.
Vulnerable Pakistani brides are tricked into marrying Chinese men in China and are subjected to horrible acts such as abuse, organ extraction, and prostitution.
Blessed with a variety of renewable resources like wind, solar, and marine, Japan is now looking to dominate the global renewable energy race. And it starts with an Olympic event.
Panasonic has developed a futuristic way to apply makeup via a makeup sheet through a smart mirror that detects a person’s skin issues
Why are some Filipinos starving and eating recycled meat?
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