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· May, 2008

Stories about East Asia from May, 2008

26 May 2008

Nepal: Chindia

Japan: The Secret of Mizuki Shigeru

At age 86, Mizuki Shigeru is one of the most well-known manga artists in Japan thanks to work that stretches over more than four decades, including among them some of...

China: Foreign Rescue Teams

China: Shenzhen Garbalogy

China: Three Minutes Silence Reflected in Search Stats

Myanmar: Beyond Rangoon Project on Flickr

Myanmar: Open and close borders

Indonesia: Peaceful fuel hike protest

Malaysia: Fuel prices remain stable

Indonesia: Coping with rising cost of living

Vietnam: Miss Universe 2008

Laos: Eco Tourism

China: International Anthopology Congress Called-off

China: Earthquake Video

China: Environmental Fallout After Sichuan Earthquake

A week after China's deadly earthquake killed nearly 56,000 people, environmental and other costs of the 8.0 magnitude earthquake are becoming clearer. On this post we examine posts related to...

25 May 2008

China: Q&A with Premier Wen

An increasing number of questions are being asked as China continues to mourn for the massive number of lives lost in the earthquake in Sichuan earlier this month. Veteran news...

Taiwan: Tibet Issued Manipulated in Taiwan Election

Hong Kong: Floating Voices

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