• Figure skater Asada's retirement reported in South Korea, China

  • A fairer outlook for darker skin in India

    Campaigns against lightening creams challenge long-held views on skin color

  • Cleanse your body and mind with suspension yoga

    Hanging upside down in the heart of Tokyo never felt so good

  • Bangkok enclave celebrates its Portuguese past

    Kudichin displays to visitors a little-known chapter of Thai history

  • Make way for the train

    Train tracks in Thailand double as curious 'folding umbrella market'

  • Malaysia to drop Formula One race from 2018 citing dwindling returns

  • Bangkok's 'motorcycle mamas' roar into men's world

    The lack of jobs elsewhere leads some Thai women into a dangerous profession

  • 'No foreigners allowed': Survey shows heavy discrimination in Japan

    40% are refused housing because they are not Japanese

  • Tea Leaves

    A 'Buddhist boot camp' in Thailand offers pain -- and gain

    A 10-day retreat with no talking, no mobile phones and plenty of meditation is not for the fainthearted

  • Trash 'heroes' make waves for clean oceans

    Pioneers lead way to cleaner beaches

  • Experiencing the quiet life at Bangkok's Hua Lamphong Station

    Cozy 100-year-old train terminal elicits calm reflection

  • Who will win the Masters? Golf's advanced stats offer clues

    The numbers suggest Augusta is well-suited to Hideki Matsuyama's long game

  • Japan's go AI program shows progress despite losses

    DeepZenGo put up a good fight against human masters at World Go Championship

  • Soccer diplomacy in Singapore's 'Little Burma'

    S-League takes notice as Myanmar soccer fortunes rise

  • Cambodia's LGBT community struggles for identity

    Decades after the Khmer Rouge, LGBT people still seek their place

  • Formula One Asian expansion stalls amid growing losses

    Japan the clear winner as motor racing's glamor sport fades across the region

  • Asia dominates rankings of most expensive cities

    Singapore, Hong Kong remain top two; Tokyo, Osaka, Seoul rise on currency

  • Cricket helps asylum seekers build bonds in Australia

    Sporting ties contrast with controversies over security and border protection

  • Australia's unique wildlife among victims of 'angry summer'

    Extreme temperatures exact horrific death toll among wild animals

  • Leicester City's European odyssey a lesson for soccer's Asian investors

    Sevilla success marks turnaround after firing of popular manager