As soon as a girl reaches puberty, Kreung parents would build her a hut where she would have complete freedom to ‘socialise’ with the opposite gender.
As violence spikes in the Central African Republic, a fresh wave of refugees has been forced into Chad. Some of those are ‘returnees’ who claim to have family roots in the country.
The average modern-day slave is sold for $90-100 compared to the equivalent of $40,000 some 200 years ago.
In the low-lying and vulnerable Pacific islands, the number of people moving within their own nations to flee worsening storms, sea level rise and other climate-related crises is still relatively small.
In (UN)TRAFFICKED, a new Indian online game, the aim is to prevent a 13-year-old girl from being trafficked into child slavery.
For a while, it almost seemed too easy. Vann tackled the final movement of Beethoven’s Sonata in F-Minor – Prestissimo – without any hint of a ‘banana-skin’ glissando in the downward scales.
Unveiled at a made-for-television gala in Los Angeles, the American Music Awards select winners based on fan voting, unlike the more prestigious Grammys which are decided by professionals.
Victoria’s Secret’s glitzy annual fashion show hit the stage in China for the first time.
Lee, better known as “CL”, is best known for her work as leader, rapper, and vocalist of the Korean supergroup 2NE1.
Malcolm Young and his brother Angus Young founded AC/DC in 1973. Their hits included Highway to Hell from 1979 and Back in Black and You Shook Me All Night Long from 1980.
The replica of the wooden throne used by King Louis XIV is among a treasure trove at the Sulabh International Museum of Toilets, tucked away in a bustling suburb of the Indian capital.
There are many ways to keep fit, and one of the most popular ways is running, particularly in scenic or interesting areas.
Nepal’s musical heritage is enjoying a revival as young musicians fuse the sounds of traditional instruments once at risk of disappearing with lyrics that examine the modern challenges facing the country.
In a set of guidelines, the country’s central sports authority outlined “strict regulations” for square dancers, so named for their chosen venues as opposed to their dance style.
Pictures of the sleek Tianjin Binhai Library have gone viral on Chinese social media and abroad since its opening, with headlines trumpeting it as the “world’s best library” and a “book lover’s dream”.
Now in his 40s, Pete plans to rent a place of his own soon, after two years working as a guide for Unseen Tours.
I recently discussed breast check-ups, so here is one for the men out there. This week I am talking about the prostate and testicles.
The island’s reputation among in-the-know travellers as a foodie paradise will be further burnished when Taipei becomes the latest Asian city to have its own Michelin guide.
Zoo officials say the small size of the female – belonging to the critically endangered subspecies – had been a cause for concern after two underweight cubs born this spring died.
To this day, Wiseau remains an enigma but Hollywood star James Franco is attempting to shine a light on the filmmaker with The Disaster Artist.