BEIJING (AP) — “Twilight” director Catherine Hardwicke says she is going to make a sweeping romantic epic set in an ancient Silk Road city located in present-day western China.
Last week, pictures of a young – and eventually old – man were hanging at the Pasondan Art Gallery, in downtown Yangon. The black and white images portrayed him as he talked with friends, in a library, in prison and eventually as he became the first Czechoslovakian President to come to power after the fall of communism in Eastern Europe.
Thut Ti Lethwei Gym lies on eastern side of Inya Lake in Yangon, tucked away in a narrow alley. Even when you walk right in front of it, the exact spot is hard to find without asking a resident.
It is possibly the most reviled festival on the planet. But despite massive international and domestic outcry, restaurateurs in the southern Chinese town of Yulin reported a brisk trade in dog meat dishes as the annual ‘dog meat festival’ got underway Sunday.
NEW DELHI (AP) — Millions of yoga enthusiasts are bending their bodies in complex postures across India as they take part in a mass yoga program to mark the first International Yoga Day.
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