Asia: August 2010 Archives
Thursday August 19, 2010
|Women standing in line for food at the Public Food Distribution Centre in Chongjin, North Korea. (World Food Program)|
"Are we supposed to kill him or just burn down the house?" A story of the lawless advance of development in the Amazon rain forest.
Mohamed's Ghosts; a new book that says Muslims and their mosques are fading from the American landscape.
Inside North Korea: why the South supports defectors in telling their stories of hunger and horror.
And, summoning the dead to protect the living of Jamaica. It's a tradition that disturbs some in the Christian community. So why is the country promoting it?
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- October 2011
- September 2011
- August 2011
- July 2011
- Tue., 26 – July 28 & 31: from Kwa Dabekaa, South Africa - Vancouver - Haiti - Zimbabwe - Kolkata, India - New York
- Thu., 21 – July 21 & 24: from Yunnan province, China - Haiti - South Africa - Uljanovsk, Russia - Palermo, Italy
- Thu., 7 – July 7 & 10: from Cape Town, South Africa - Kabul, Afghanistan - Democratic Republic of Congo - Mogadishu, Somalia - Germany
- June 2011
- May 2011
- April 2011
- March 2011
- Wed., 23 – March 24 - 27, 2011 from: Noda and Sendai, Japan - Chernobyl - Tunis - Benghazi, Libya - Berlin
- Tue., 22 – Noda, Japan...pictures, pieces of lives
- Thu., 17 – Beijing...ice swimming and loving it
- Thu., 17 – Kabul... Ormiston on Afghanistanization
- Thu., 17 – March 17/20, 2011 Dispatches: from Kabul - Riyadh - Beijing - Douglas, South Africa -Cozumel - India via New York
- Thu., 10 – China rolls back reforms
- Thu., 10 – March 10/13, 2011 Dispatches: from Beijing - Mendoza, Argentina - Tripoli - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Punta Allen, Mexico
- February 2011
- January 2011
- December 2010
- November 2010
- Thu., 25 – November 25 & 28: from Afghanistan - Bosnia - Ghana - Zimbabwe - Seoul, South Korea - Manila, the Philippines
- Thu., 18 – November 18 & 21: from Kampala, Uganda - the Thai-Burmese border - Hilversum, Netherlands - Beirut, Lebanon - Dakar, Senegal - Chennai, India - Nanoori, Ghana
- Thu., 4 – November 4 & 7, 2010: from Berlin - Zambia - Mae Sot, Thailand - Hainan province, China - Guca, Serbia
- October 2010
- September 2010
- Thu., 30 – September 30 & October 3, 2010: from Paris - New York - Afghanistan - Chiapas - Culver City, CA
- Thu., 16 – September 16 & 19 - from Bangkok, Thailand - Las Vegas, Nevada - Kampala, Uganda - Kaunas, Lithuania - Conakry, Guinea - Port au Prince, Haiti
- Thu., 9 – September 9 & 12 - from Gudvangen, Norway - Oakland, CA - Chelsetoon, Afghanistan - Mexico City - Oklahoma
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- South Korea ferry: The 'daunting task' of rescuing survivors video
- Poor conditions and other obstacles mean rescue divers are facing the "daunting task" of rescuing passengers who may have found air pockets inside a ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast.
- Photos Vote on Kate's dresses from royal tour of Australia, New Zealand
- The travel wardrobe of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, is drawing comments as she and Prince William tour New Zealand and Australia in their first foreign trip with their son, Prince George. Vote on your favourite outfits.
- Updated Mount Everest avalanche kills 6 Nepalese guides
- Six local guides have been killed and nine more are missing after an avalanche swept a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, a Nepalese tourism official said.
- South Korea ferry captain may have delayed evacuation
- Fresh questions arose about whether quicker action by the captain of a doomed ferry could have saved lives, even as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of passengers still missing Friday and feared dead.
- Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel-winning author, dead at 87 video
- Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel Prize-winning magic realist behind the beloved novels One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera, has died at the age of 87, according to sources close to the family.