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22 January 2017
22 January 2017
"When will this nonsense end? Or will it end at all? Each claim appears more ludicrous than the previous one."
21 January 2017
“I feel that I am in exile not just physically, my mind is also in exile."
20 January 2017
The Sundarbans is a World Heritage site due to its outstanding biodiversity.
"This case illustrates the perils of playing to the social media gallery in diplomacy."
19 January 2017
"This narrowed minded decision is not just a ban against the film but a decision against the freedom of expression and creativity in Bhutan."
18 January 2017
"The most critical impact of this simple intervention blew me away..."
"The path surely must not have been easy but I'm sure that this path will lead you to a bright and beautiful future that you truly deserve."
17 January 2017
The dead are mostly local Kyrgyz from a nearby village, and some of the stories are harrowing.
15 January 2017
"[We're] familiarizing them with soldiers and weaponry. By familiarizing them, they learn to love soldiers and even become soldiers."
“Now many Internet users have a common passion — to get on this list."
One activist suggests that local officials sell the fallen trees -- many of them centuries-old -- to the timber industry for a profit.
13 January 2017
To show his support, a young Jakartan has created a miniature figure of Jakarta's controversial, famous governor.
12 January 2017
Nickelodeon Won’t Get Its Underwater Theme Park in the Philippines, If Environmentalists Have Their Say
"For a channel that targets children, Nickelodeon is setting a terrible example to the younger generation by taking away their right to enjoy our natural resources," says one critic.
"A 29-year-old general, a fighter of corruption, [Rustam Emomali] just became Dushanbe's mayor. And what have you achieved?"
11 January 2017
After a cultural project proceeds without public consultation and the government spends even more money on a television series to promote it, Hong Kongers stage acts of protest through selfies.
10 January 2017
"I don't think I will live as long as 80. Look at the train and see what happens to our lungs. My grandpa, aunt and uncle all have lung cancer."
9 January 2017
"We have to enjoy it rather than sitting down [and being] sad," says Michelle Saluta, a domestic worker, about her day off each week.